Posted in 15th Century Reviews Wars of the Roses

review: The Queen of Last Hopes

The Queen of Last Hopes by Susan Higginbotham She-wolf of France, but worse than wolves of France… Women are soft,…

Posted in 15th Century Tudor Wars of the Roses

review: The White Queen

The White Queen by Philippa Gregory Imagine an Elizabeth Woodville who is not a vindictive harpy; a cold and calculating…

Posted in 15th Century Reviews Wars of the Roses

review: The Red Queen

The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory This highly anticipated second novel of the Wars of the Roses from Philippa Gregory,…

Posted in 15th Century Reviews Wars of the Roses

review: The Lady of the Rivers

The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory The third installment of the Cousins’ War series, The Lady of the…

Posted in 15th Century Reviews Spanish Inquisition

review: The Queen’s Vow

The Queen’s Vow by C. W. Gortner Isabella of Castile is classically remembered as an indomitable queen and a byword…

Posted in 15th Century Reviews Wars of the Roses

review: Figures in Silk by Vanora Bennett

Figures in Silk by Vanora Bennett Having read her previous novel, Portrait of an Unknown Woman, I was expecting a…