Encuentra The Thistle and the Rose: (Tudor Saga) de Jean Plaidy (ISBN: en Libros en idiomas extranjeros (Ver el Top en Libros en idiomas extranjeros). Katharine of Aragon, the young widow of Arthur, Prince of Wales, faces an uncertain future of poverty, humiliation, and exile, until she catches the eye of the new. It is about 30 years since I last read a Jean Plaidy book and this refreshed my memory of how superb her books are. I am currently reading the second in the.
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Kindle Direct Publishing Publica tu libro en papel y digital de manera independiente. I could understand her being hurt and angry while she was still young, but this was jsan trend throughout the entire book. Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida. It never goes into personalities and describes the characters’ thoughts in an over-simplified way.
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Maybe he was not all that bad and had an essential charm, but what a wastrel and womanizer he seemed. But to her surprise she falls madly in love with the fearsome Scottish King and, as Queen of Scotland, for a while she is happy.
But neither the marriage nor the peace are to last. A true princess, Margaret Tudor leaves her beloved England and accepts her fate unquestioningly. Then came realization, when she was brought abruptly face to face with the true state of affairs and shattered and bewildered she was overcome by despair.
Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en todo el mundo. Like her other historical fiction novels, To Hold the Crown will never be compared to, say, a Sharon Kay Penman novel. It looks like we cannot judge the King in the same way we would judge another “lesser being” and the times were indeed different.
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While she appears to have loved her husband very much in the beginning, she was tormented by his many infidelities. Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida. Consequently, the English were cool in their reception of Catherine.
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Adultery in this period of time was VERY common among husbands, so why Margaret expected herself to be exempt from it was beyond me. Together, they led England during the restoration of the monarchy, after the death of Oliver Cromwell saw the end of Puritan rule in England. It’s well written and it’s fine.
Detalles del producto Tapa blanda: Any writer who can both educate and thrill a reader of any age deserves to be remembered and find new fans Plaidy, as always, is plausible and sharp as a tack. Anyway, yet another wonderful book by Plaidy. Productos Reacondicionados Precios bajos en productos revisados por Amazon.
Dry facts of who was king from one date to t h e next, or the name of his queen can be dull. Kind of like your favorite pair of old sneakers. Overall, Margaret seems to have lead a very hard and melancholy life.
Poor disillusioned innocent princess! The author weaves a compelling, first person narrative of a Queen whose personal travails are little known. Productos Reacondicionados Precios bajos en productos revisados por Amazon. I can’t vouch for plairy historical accuracy since this is the only book I’ve read about Margaret, but I enjoyed it, and absolutely recommend it to plaaidy interested in reading it. Prime Now Entrega en 1 hora En miles de productos.
This is essentially a story of love jeah prevailed through disillusion and despair to triumph in the end. I did think the last couple chapters felt a bit rushed though. For my money, I recommend Plaidy’s version for a more complete and perhaps a more realistic look at the lives of Henry and Elizabeth.
It’s Plaidy that I turn to when I crave a good comfort-read. Margaret fought for years to be in control of her son, but she never seemed to get very far for all the plotting and planning she did. Instead you’ll find human beings who make mistakes and are trying to do the best they can with the tools they have.
Those of you who are still tracking down the infamous Princes in the Tower will find an interesting idea as to their ultimate fate within these pages. What didn’t I like? Margaret being continually surprised and enraged by her husbands all three of them betraying her. Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones.
Henry VII and Elizabeth may have been royalty, but they were also human and Plaidy allows ilbros reader to plaiy that. Plaidy, as always, is plausible and sharp as a tack.
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Kind of like your favorite pair of old sneakers. Hers is a story all too familiar. Gana dinero con nosotros.
Still, this merry monarch, much beloved by his people who viewed his amorous escapes with amusement, refused to discard his faithful and loyal wife, despite the fact that the public reviled her. She started out angry at James IV for cheating on her, then heartbroken when he was killed in battle. Also, I really hate how they took Elizabeth of York and turned her into a pleasant, boring automaton.