By Cecelia Holland
1151: As Duchess of Aquitaine, Eleanor grew up understanding what it was once to be seemed for herself and never for her husband's name. Now, as spouse to Louis VII and Queen of France, she has discovered herself unhappy with mirrored glory-and feeling regularly lower than possibility, even if she outranks each girl in Paris.
Then, status beside her a lot older husband during a court docket rite, Eleanor locks eyes with a man-hardly greater than a boy, quite- around the throne room, and is familiar with that her international has replaced irrevocably...
he's Henry D'Anjou, eldest son of the Duke of Anjou, and he's in line, just a little tenuously, for the British throne. She meets him in mystery. She has a present for secrecy, for she is watched like a prisoner by way of spies even between her personal ladies. She is set that Louis needs to set her loose. making use of deception and cover, seduction and manipulation, Eleanor is set to discover her approach to power-and make her mark on history.
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