Anne Boleyn – A King’s Obsession – Six Tudor Queens by Alison Weir

This is a fictional account, written by historian Alison Weir, of the life of Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII. I found it a curiously distant book, which was no doubt well researched but did not show as much understanding as is usual in an historical novel. This may have been the result of … More Anne Boleyn – A King’s Obsession – Six Tudor Queens by Alison Weir

Essay Crisis over – at least for now…and A Dangerous Inheritance

Hello world! I have been horribly silent on the post front for so long now that I thought I had better check that I remember how to put a post on. It’s been fascinating to see that there are still people finding this book blog even if  I have not been updating it regularly. As … More Essay Crisis over – at least for now…and A Dangerous Inheritance