Jean Plaidy

Saint Thomas’s Eve

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

Plaidy’s sixth novel in her Tudor series is a compelling reconstruction of the life of Sir Thomas More. The novel commences with ...Read Review

The Sixth Wife

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

Plaidy’s retelling of the story of Katharine Parr is masterly. Those who know little more of Katharine than that she survived Henry ...Read Review

The Thistle and the Rose

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Plaidy’s eighth Tudor novel vividly reconstructs the dramatic life of Margaret Tudor, from the time of her early marriage to King James ...Read Review

Uneasy Lies The Head

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

1486. The Wars of the Roses are over. The Lancastrian King Henry VII has married the Yorkist princess Elizabeth and united the two warring ...Read Review

The Sixth Wife

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2005

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Reviewing a Jean Plaidy (aka Victoria Holt/Philippa Carr) novel is rather like asking a teenager at a family barbecue how she likes ...Read Review

Katharine of Aragon

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2005

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

If you have an interest in any particular period of British history, the odds are that Eleanor Hibbert wrote a novel about it, ...Read Review

In the Shadow of the Crown

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

It’s nice to have books by the late lamented queen of women in history (she covered everyone who was anyone from William ...Read Review

Queen of the Realm

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This is a fictionalized account of King Henry VIII’s daughter, Elizabeth I. Jean Plaidy, the queen of royalty novels in her own ...Read Review

Mary, Queen of France

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Renowned historical fiction author Jean Plaidy has written numerous stories featuring the Plantagenets, Stuarts, and Tudors along with other royal families throughout history. ...Read Review

The Rose Without a Thorn

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Katherine Howard is beautiful but clueless. Her grandmother, the Duchess of Norfolk, who worships the memory of Katherine’s clever cousin Anne Boleyn, ...Read Review