The Herald of Hell (The Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan #15)

A medieval mystery featuring sleuthing monk Brother Athelstan May, 1381 The Great Revolt draws ever nearer The Upright Men openly roam the streets of London, waiting for the violence to begin Their mysterious envoy, the Herald of Hell, appears at night all over the city, striking terror into th

Plantagenet Princess, Tudor Queen: The Story of Elizabeth of York (Plantagenet Embers, #1)

She was the mother of Henry VIII and wife of Henry VII, but who was Elizabeth of York Raised as the precious oldest child of Edward IV, Elizabeth had every reason to expect a bright future until Edward died, and her life fell apart n nWhen Elizabeth s uncle became Richard III, she was forced to choo

The Mansions of Murder (The Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan #18)

n A murdered priest, a missing body, stolen treasure Brother Athelstan tackles his most challenging investigation to date nOctober, 1381 Brother Athelstan is summoned to the church of St Benet s in Queenhithe to investigate the murder of a priest Parson Reynaud has been found stabbed to death in

Faithful Traitor: The Story of Margaret Pole (Plantagenet Embers, #2)

Margaret Pole is no stranger to fortune s wheel From her childhood as firstborn of the heir apparent of England, she was brought low as the daughter of a traitor After years of turmoil as the Tudor dynasty made its roots, Margaret finds favor with her cousin, King Henry VIII n nWill the remnant of

The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2; The Cousins War #1)

Brother turns on brother The throne of England is at stake The deadly Wars of the Roses have begun They ruled England before the Tudors, and now internationally bestselling author Philippa Gregory brings the Plantagenets to life through the dramatic and intimate stories of the secret player

When Christ and His Saints Slept (Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine, #1)

A.D 1135 As church bells tolled for the death of England s King Henry I, his barons faced the unwelcome prospect of being ruled by a woman Henry s beautiful daughter Maude, Countess of Anjou But before Maude could claim her throne, her cousin Stephen seized it In their long and bitter struggle,