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The Queen of Four Kingdoms by HRH Princess Michael of Kent

Yolande of Aragon (1384-1442) appears to be a little known historical figure - certainly one I had barely heard of let alone knew anything about – so when I ran across this book last fall on Amazon UK I decided to order it.  The author of a couple of non-fiction…

Around the Castle - #3

Reading –  Finally finished The Queen of Four Kingdoms.  Not horrible, but a little simple.  Now reading an OOP fro 1951 - Fire in the Morning by Francis Leary about Richard III - but I haven't had a chance to get too far into it yet.Watching – Watched the first episode of Atlantis…

Around the Castle - #2

Reading – Still working on The Queen of Four Kingdoms (about Yolande of Aragon).  It’s improved somewhat but is probably keeping my attention more because I don’t know that much about her.  Hopefully I'll finish it early next week. Wishing – There’s not much historical fiction about the early kings of…

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