Encuentra The Thistle and the Rose: (Tudor Saga) de Jean Plaidy (ISBN: en Libros en idiomas extranjeros (Ver el Top en Libros en idiomas extranjeros). Katharine of Aragon, the young widow of Arthur, Prince of Wales, faces an uncertain future of poverty, humiliation, and exile, until she catches the eye of the new. It is about 30 years since I last read a Jean Plaidy book and this refreshed my memory of how superb her books are. I am currently reading the second in the.

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Shortly thereafter, in the yearCromwell died, and within two years, Charles II of England was restored to his throne.

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Plaidy is the consummate professional: The darned new cover chosen by Three Rivers Press! Then came realization, when she was brought abruptly face to face with the true state of affairs and shattered and bewildered she was overcome by despair.

A true princess, Margaret Tudor libroz her beloved England and accepts her fate unquestioningly. When James IV is defeated in battle by Margaret’s own brother, the widowed Queen is torn between fleeing to her home and staying to protect her son’s future as the new King of Scots. If you haven’t read one, do so soon. Gana dinero con nosotros.

Ver todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle. Margaret being continually surprised and enraged by her husbands plqidy three of them betraying her. Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa.

These were her rivals, but she had more deadly enemies – the most malevolent of them the venomous, vile and highly dangerous Titus Oates, who sought to destroy her and brought her under the shadow of the axe. She started out angry at Plaldy IV for cheating on her, then heartbroken when he was killed in battle.


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It definitely kept my attention, but was really more about Pladiy than about their relationship. Overall, Margaret seems to have lead a very hard and melancholy life. Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en todo el mundo. For my money, I recommend Plaidy’s version for a more complete and perhaps a more realistic look at the lives of Henry and Elizabeth. Before she left her home, Catherine had rarely been outside the walls of the librros or the convent where she was educated; she had dreamed of a legendary prince who had been exiled from his court after his father’s execution.

It never goes into personalities and describes the characters’ thoughts in an over-simplified way. I don’t know that the woman ever had an extended moment of happiness. Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en todo el mundo.

Anyway, yet another wonderful book by Plaidy. Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida.

Empieza a leer The Thistle and the Rose: Plaidy, as always, is plausible and sharp as a tack. I have a love affair going with historical fiction author Jean Plaidy. Kind of like your favorite pair of old sneakers. Jean Plaidy makes history come a live, even if most of it is with a writer’s interpretation. The story of Henry and Elizabeth has been written about numerous times, but I still think Plaidy does it best. Plaidy is of the opinion that he, not Richard III, was responsible for their deaths.

Married to the Scottish King James IV at the still tender age of 14 while he was 30Margaret was forced to grow into her Queenly duties very quickly.

Plaidy, rather, exists in a class of her own: Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa. Plaidy is of the opinion that he, not Richard III, was responsible for their deaths. I have read many-a-book about the Lbros, but surprisingly, this is my first novel by Ms. I have read many-a-book about the Tudors, but surprisingly, this is my first novel by Ms.


I am a huge fan of the meticulous research that this author does to get into the heart of the character and story. I did think the last couple chapters felt a bit rushed though. Those of you who are still tracking down the infamous Princes in the Tower will find an interesting idea as to their ultimate fate within these pages. Any writer who can both educate and thrill a reader of any age deserves to be remembered and find new fans Dry facts of who was king from one date to t h e next, or the name of his queen can be dull.

Catherine was a Catholic Queen in a Protestant England that had never forgotten the cruelties of their last Catholic ruler, Mary Tudor, also known as “Blody Mary”, for her excesses againt those of the Protestant faith.

This book, I have to admit, was not one of my favorites, but this had nothing to do with the book itself. When Catherine, the Infanta of Portugal, was about eighteen years of age, her ,ibros died, leaving her mother, Donna Luiza, Queen Regent, of Portugal, as her brother, Alfonso, was only thirteen years old.