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Arrival at the Tower as Queen in Fiction

On 10th July 1553, Queen Jane arrived at the Tower of London. Her arrival as Queen has featured in several historical novels. In Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir, the journey to the Tower is seen from Jane’s point of view. … Continue reading

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Wedding of Jane and Guildford in Fiction

On 25th May 1553, Jane Grey married Guildford Dudley at Durham House on the Strand. It was a triple wedding with Katherine Grey marrying Henry Herbert and Catherine Dudley marrying Henry Hastings. The wedding has featured in a number of … Continue reading

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Philippa Gregory’s ‘The Last Tudor’ mentions this website….

I was thrilled to see that my website is listed in the bibliography of ‘The Last Tudor’ by Philippa Gregory. Published by Simon & Schuster in August, the excellent ‘The Last Tudor’ tells the story of the Grey sisters.

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Books 2017 – on sale today – The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

8th August – The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory ‘‘How long do I have?’ I force a laugh. ‘Not long,’ he says very quietly. ‘They have confirmed your sentence of death. You are to be beheaded tomorrow. We don’t have … Continue reading

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Books 2015 – on sale now – The Taming of the Queen by Philippa Gregory

10 August – The Taming of the Queen by Philippa Gregory ‘Why would a woman marry a serial killer? Because she cannot refuse… Kateryn Parr, a thirty-year-old widow in a secret affair with a new lover, has no choice when … Continue reading

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