”. The baker’s daughter the second book of the tudor chroniclesvolume 1 of 2book two:1533-1558Sequel to The Nymph from HeavenThe Baker's Daughter is the story of Queen Mary Tudor, Henry VIII and Katharine of Aragon’s ill-fated and unfortunate daughter.
The Baker's Daughter, Volume 2: The second book of the Tudor Chronicles, Volume 2#ad - The baker’s daughter the second book of the tudor chroniclesvolume 2 of 2book two:1533-1558Sequel to The Nymph from HeavenThe Baker's Daughter is the story of Queen Mary Tudor, Henry VIII and Katharine of Aragon’s unfortunate daughter. How did a sweet, was cruelly expressed in a broadsheet circulating london at the time of mary’s ill-fated marriage:“the baker’s daughter, beautiful princess, sympathy and understanding that is reflected in the title of the book; the discontent of the English people with Mary’s proposed match with the Spaniard, King Philip of Spain, become the fearsome tyrant known as Bloody Mary? Mary’s tragic tale is told with an objectivity, the apple of her father’s eye from birth, in her russet gown; better than Queen Mary without her crown.
The Nymph from Heaven: The first book of the Tudor Chronicles#ad - This intriguing story is juxtaposed with the captivating tale of Henry’s younger sister, Mary Tudor. Through many trials and tribulations, and against all odds, Mary marries her one true love. The nymph from heaven is a historical novel based on the life of Henry’s younger sister, Mary Tudor. Almost everyone knows that king henry VIII of England had six wives and two daughters, but many do not realize that he also had two sisters.
Born a beautiful princess into tudor England in the late Middle Ages, Mary’s hand was sought in marriage from the age of three. Mary, “bloody” mary, not to be confused with her niece, graced the stage of European politics for only a few short years, but her story is a fascinating one. The nymph from heaven tells the story of possibly the most famous love triangle of all time, the results of which still ring down the centuries to us today; that of Henry VIII, Katharine of Aragon and Anne Boleyn.
The Nymph from Heaven: The first book of the Tudor Chronicles #ad - Both of king henry’s sisters became queens through dynastic marriages, but their fates were very different. But mary falls in love with a poor English knight, and is determined to marry him. But the price may prove too high. But bound to duty by her high position, Mary knew that any match arranged for her would almost certainly take her out of England for marriage with a stranger in a foreign land.
Margaret, his younger sister, while Mary, King Henry’s elder sister, became Queen of Scotland, became Queen of France.
In High Places: The third book of The Tudor Chronicles#ad - Why these reversals of the fortunes of both women occurred has been pondered for centuries, but the reason may be quite simple: Mary ruled with her heart, while Elizabeth ruled with her head. Elizabeth, anne boleyn, regaled as a royal princess at the glittering court of Henry the VIII of England, was later disowned by her father when her ill-fated mother, failed to produce a male heir.
Thus began almost two decades of imprisonment at her cousin’s hands, which finally resulted in her execution. Beloved by all who knew her, by françois, and later, as Queen of France, pampered and spoiled at the French royal court, Mary was sheltered first by her powerful French relations, her devoted husband and king.
The story of elizabeth and mary is not only great history, it is a cautionary tale for the use…or abuse…of great power. In high places is the story of the epic power struggle between Mary, two cousins, two rivals, Queen of Scots and Elizabeth I of England, two queens, whose story has fascinated generations for almost five centuries.
In High Places: The third book of The Tudor Chronicles #ad - Elizabeth survives to become the most powerful sovereign England has ever known. As their lives unfold, a fateful juxtaposition becomes evident: Mary’s star flashes and dies after the death of King François. But two queens could hardly have been more different. Mary stuart became queen of Scotland when she was barely six days old.
No More Time to Dance The Story of Catherine Howard Book 2#ad - July 1540after eight months as a maid of court, Catherine Howard has become Queen. Separated from past friends and surrounded by people who resent her rise to the throne, the sole close companion she has left is Jane Boleyn, the infamous Lady Rochford. Lawrencethe author's thank are due to Julia Gibbs, and BetiBup Designs, proof reader of this work, the cover artist.
On the day of her wedding, wearing a mask, Catherine begins a dangerous game, hoping to fool the King, until the day she can be free. And she must ignore her love for another man. No more time to dance is book two in The Story of Catherine Howard, by G. People from her past come calling, the threat that the King may find out she is not the pure, innocent maiden he thinks she is puts her in peril.
No More Time to Dance The Story of Catherine Howard Book 2 #ad - Catherine must imitate the Queens of the past in order to survive. And this is not the only strain upon Catherine.
Katherine - Tudor Duchess The Brandon Trilogy Book 3Preseli Press #ad - Katherine’s protestant faith puts her family in great danger - from which there seems no escape. Katherine’s remarkable true story continues the epic tale of the rise of the Tudors, which began with the best-selling Tudor trilogy and concludes with the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. The characters are wonderfully drawn.
After the short reign of young catherine Howard, and the tragic death of Jane Seymour, Katherine and Brandon are chosen to welcome Anna of Cleves as she arrives in England. When the royal marriage is annulled, Catherine Parr becomes the king’s sixth wife, Katherine’s good friend, and they work to promote religious reform.
Katherine’s young sons are tutored with the future king, Prince Edward, but when Edward dies his Catholic sister Mary is crowned queen. Highly Recommended. Diana jackson"tony riches, delivers a vividly descriptive, interesting, and well-written read here with characters and a setting that totally captivated and intrigued me.
Katherine - Tudor Duchess The Brandon Trilogy Book 3 #ad - Her spanish mother, is queen catherine of aragon’s lady in waiting, Maria de Salinas, so it is a challenging time for them all when King Henry marries the enigmatic Anne Boleyn. Following anne’s dramatic downfall, Katherine marries Charles Brandon, and becomes Duchess of Suffolk at the age of fourteen.
I was totally taken and fascinated with historically political drama that unfolds within the Tudor Court. Verified amazon reviewer"katherine Willoughby finally gets her time to shine in Tony Riches’ conclusion to his Tudor trilogy.
Shadow of Persephone The Story of Catherine Howard Book 1#ad - The fifth wife of henry viII would end her life on the block, like her cousin Anne Boleyn. But where did her story begin?shadow of Persephone is Book One in the series The Story of Catherine Howard, by G. A tale of tragedy and challenges, predators and prey; the story of a young girl growing up in a perilous time, facing dangers untold.
But hers is a tale that starts long before the crown was placed on her head. February 1542 a young woman awaits her execution in the Tower of London, sent to death on the orders of her husband, Henry VIII. Daughter of the nobility, cousin to a fallen Queen, Catherine Howard rose from the cluttered ranks of courtiers at the court of Henry VIII to become the King's fifth wife.
Shadow of Persephone The Story of Catherine Howard Book 1 #ad - Lawrencethe author's thanks are due to Julia Gibbs, proof reader, and Amelie Designs, cover artist.
The King's Commoner: The rise and fall of Cardinal Wolsey The Tudor Saga Series Book 2Sapere Books #ad - The infamous tudor king, robyn young, is on the throne! Perfect for fans of Conn Iggulden, Henry VIII, Alison Weir and Anthony Riches. Men rise and fall from power in Henry VIII’s treacherous court. Tudor englandcardinal thomas wolsey, Lord Chancellor of England and Archbishop of York owes his favoured status to the most volatile monarch that the nation has ever known.
In an age when a man can be a royal favourite one day, and consigned to an unspeakable death the next, Wolsey walks the tightrope above his many enemies. Chief among these is the bullying duke of Norfolk, scion of a noble family who bitterly resents the preferment of a butcher’s son to positions of power and influence that he regards as his by birth.
The King's Commoner: The rise and fall of Cardinal Wolsey The Tudor Saga Series Book 2 #ad - Norfolk sees his chance when wolsey fails king Henry VIII in his attempt to secure the annulment of his marriage to Katherine of Aragon, so Anne Boleyn can be made Queen. In the maelstrom of tudor politics, wolsey learns the hard way that loyalty and ability will not protect a fallen favourite from the sting of royal wrath…The King’s Commoner is the second thrilling historical adventure novel in the Tudor Saga Series, chronicling the rise and fall of one of England’s most powerful royal families.
The tudor saga seriesbook one: tudor dawnbook two: the king’s commonerbook three: justice for the CardinalBOOK FOUR: An Uneasy CrownBOOK FIVE: The Queen In WaitingBOOK SIX: The Heart Of A King.
Tudor Dawn: Henry Tudor is ready to take the crown... The Tudor Saga Series Book 1Sapere Books #ad - A powerful threat to one faction and a symbol of hope for the other, Henry Tudor is moulded by his battled-hardened uncle Jasper and his power-hungry mother, Margaret Beaufort into the king he will one day become. How will henry prove his worth as heir to the throne? will he live up to his uncle’s expectations?He must fulfill his destiny to finally unite the red rose and the white…Tudor Dawn is the first thrilling historical adventure novel in the Tudor Saga Series, chronicling the rise and fall of one of England’s most powerful royal families.
The tudor saga seriesbook one: tudor dawnbook two: the king’s commonerbook three: justice for the cardinalBOOK FOUR: An Uneasy CrownBOOK FIVE: The Queen In WaitingBOOK SIX: The Heart Of A King. The rise of the royal house of tudor! Perfect for fans of Conn Iggulden, Robyn Young, Alison Weir and Anthony Riches.
Tudor Dawn: Henry Tudor is ready to take the crown... The Tudor Saga Series Book 1 #ad - The birth of a new dynasty is on the horizon. England, 1469-1509the wars of the roses are raging and England is in turmoil with the ongoing power-struggle between the houses of York and Lancaster. As the throne is wrested between Henry VI of Lancaster and Edward IV of York, young Henry Tudor grows up in exile.
Behind The Mask: The Story of Jane Seymour#ad - She was as aspirational as her brothers and craved the power and influence which could only be attained as the wife of England’s most powerful man. The fact that he already had a Queen did not deter her; she was focused, she was ruthless and she would let nothing stand in her way. This is the story of Jane Seymour and her rise from obscure country gentlewoman to royal consort.
. History has always portrayed jane seymour as a shadowy, meek and obedient woman whose only effect on the troubled and dangerous world in which she lived was to quietly provide Henry VIII with his dearest wish and then obligingly fade away. How did she, a woman with seemingly no personality and with few accomplishments beyond needlework and household management contrive to not only attract the world’s most fearsome and powerful monarch, but also motivate him to rid himself of Anne Boleyn, the woman for whom he had sacrificed so much to marry only three short years before?Although she is given little credit for anything other than her provision of England’s heir, Jane Seymour was astute, intelligent and came from a highly ambitious family.
THE PRINCESS NUN: Mary, Daughter of Edward I Medieval Babes: Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 5#ad - It soon becomes obvious she is never going to make a good nun! Never forgetting that she is a princess by birth, living the high life at daddy's expense, the feisty gambler travels around England, and acquiring numerous other bad "habits" . Including being linked romantically to the Earl of Surrey, John de Warenne.
When her father the king becomes ill and dies, the crown goes to Mary's brother Edward II and the travelling nun attends his disastrous Coronation, rubbing shoulders with the hated Piers Gaveston. Leaving her wayward life behind, she retires to spending a quiet life in Amesbury Priory where she decides to have a chronicle written on the life of her family - a book that exists today.
THE PRINCESS NUN: Mary, Daughter of Edward I Medieval Babes: Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 5 #ad - Sent into a convent at the age of six, Mary daughter of Edward I, decides to make the best of a bad situation. For the first time, she is uneasy about the future.