By Laura Andersen
Perfect for fanatics of Philippa Gregory, Alison Weir, and Showtime’s The Tudors, The Boleyn King is the 1st publication in a captivating trilogy that dares to visualize: What if Anne Boleyn had truly given Henry VIII a son who grew as much as be king?
simply seventeen years outdated, Henry IX, often called William, is a king sure by means of the restraints of the regency but worried to end up himself. With the French threatening conflict and the Catholics sowing the seeds of uprising at domestic, William trusts simply 3 humans: his older sister Elizabeth; his ally and constant counselor, Dominic; and Minuette, a tender orphan raised as a royal ward via William’s mom, Anne Boleyn.
opposed to a tide of secrets and techniques, betrayal, and homicide, William unearths himself battling for the very soul of his state. Then, while he and Dominic either fall in love with Minuette, romantic obsession looms over a brand new iteration of Tudors. one amongst them pays the cost for a king’s wish, as a surprising accident adjustments England’s fortunes forever.
Includes a preview of Laura Andersen’s The Boleyn Deceit
Praise for The Boleyn King
“Imaginative . . . Andersen makes a speciality of growing an exhilarating, action-driven plot containing robust doses of either intrigue and romance. Tudor-era ancient fiction lovers who're keen to simply accept the weird premise could be rewarded with an unique and exciting learn that’s similar to the simplest of Philippa Gregory.”—Library Journal (starred review)
“Gripping . . . Andersen delves into another Tudor England geared to rivet interval lovers and newbies alike. . . . excellent for Philippa Gregory fans.”—Booklist (starred review)
“A impressive gem and a completely relaxing read.”—Historical Novels Review
“Andersen’s novel, alive with ancient aptitude and drama, satisfies either curious and innovative Tudor aficionados. . . . Her multidimensional characters are so actual that readers will want it was once historical past and eagerly wait for the subsequent within the trilogy.”—RT e-book stories (Top Pick)
“A splendidly inventive and well-written story of intrigue, excessive courtroom politics and determined love.”—Deseret News
“ ‘What if . . .’ With those tantalizing phrases, Laura Andersen creates a clean and vividly learned substitute global the place Anne Boleyn not just lives, but additionally offers start to a fit son who becomes King. With the advent of Minuette, Princess Elizabeth’s lady-in-waiting, we meet a unprecedented younger lady who embodies love and loyalty, and who fights to discover the humanity on the center of the main glamorous—and dangerous—court in Europe.”—Susan Elia MacNeal, writer of Mr. Churchill’s Secretary
“Full of intrigue, conspiracies, and the exact information so necessary to reliable ancient fiction . . . somebody who has even the slightest fascination with the Tudors should want to eat this delectable novel in one sitting.”—Tasha Alexander, New York Times bestselling writer of Death within the Floating City
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