Tudor

The Reversible Mask: An Elizabethan Spy Novel

By Loretta Goldberg - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The Reversible Mask is Loretta Goldberg’s first novel. Goldberg is an Australian-American with an academic background in literature, history and music. The ...Read Review

A Suspicion of Silver (Sir Robert Carey Series)

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Real historical character Sir Robert Carey returns for his ninth adventure in Edinburgh during early 1593. There has been an attack on King James’...Read Review

Tombland (Shardlake)

By C. J. Sansom - Published 2018Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Fans of Sansom’s celebrated Tudor mysteries know that he offers far more than the standard murder mystery. His novels surround the formulaic ...Read Review

Rival Queens: The Betrayal of Mary, Queen of Scots

By Kate Williams - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

This very readable and fast-paced biography relates the story of Mary Stuart in a fresh and engaging way. As in any book on ...Read Review

Devices and Desires: Bess of Hardwick and the Building of Elizabethan England

By Kate Hubbard - Published 2018Published 2019

Genres:

Nonfiction

Devices and Desires explores the life of Bess of Hardwick and of her great building projects, especially the still-extant Hardwick Hall. It is ...Read Review

Patriot or Traitor: The Life and Death of Sir Walter Ralegh

By Anna Beer - Published 2018

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Nonfiction

It’s said that good non-fiction should be as gripping as a tense murder-mystery. With this fascinating biography, Anna Beer has indeed met ...Read Review

Mistress Spy

By Pamela Mingle - Published 2018

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In 1570, Madeleine Vernon is caught up in the hostilities and paranoia between Queen Elizabeth l of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. Imprisoned ...Read Review

The Path to Somerset (The Seymour Saga) (Volume 2)

By Janet Wertman - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

The Path to Somerset is the second book in the Seymour Saga. The novel covers the career of Edward Seymour, starting in March 1539, ...Read Review

By Sword and Storm (Munro Scottish Saga)

By Margaret Skea - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

This is the third volume in the Munro series, set in 1598, with many strands featuring the exiled Munros now living in France, and ...Read Review

Shakespeare and the Resistance: The Earl of Southampton, the Essex Rebellion, and the Poems that Challenged Tudor Tyranny

By Clare Asquith - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

The title says it all! Between 1534 and 1594, Henry VIII’s Act of Supremacy changed the face and internal fabric of England. The rejection ...Read Review