• 16th Century,  Reformation,  Reviews,  Tudor

    review: The Sumerton Women

    The Sumerton Women by D. L. Bogdan Cecily Burkhart is eight years old when she joins the Sumerton household after tragically losing both her parents to illness. Resilient and cheerfully optimistic, her presence brings much needed felicity to the topically…

  • 16th Century,  Reviews,  Tudor

    review: Secrets of the Tudor Court

    Secrets of the Tudor Court by D. L. Bogdan Mary Howard, daughter of the Duke of Norfolk was just eleven when she was sent to court as a lady-in-waiting to her cousin, Anne Boleyn, who was soon to be Queen…

  • 16th Century,  Reviews,  Tudor

    review: Rivals in the Tudor Court

    Rivals in the Tudor Court by D. L. Bogdan An interesting prequel to SECRETS IN THE TUDOR COURT, this story explores the early life of Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk. As a young boy, during the volatile finale of…

  • 16th Century,  Reviews,  Tudor

    review: The Forgotten Queen

    The Forgotten Queen by D. L. Bogdan This is a story of the life of Margaret Tudor, elder sister of England’s Henry VIII, from her childhood before the death of her beloved brother, Arthur, to her life as the “Old…