Tudor

Dissolution

By C. J. Sansom - Published 2003Published 2003 (US)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

       This gripping mystery is set in Tudor England during the winter of 1557, just after a rebellion against the still-new Church of England has ...Read Review

A Pawn for a Queen

By Fiona Buckley - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sixth in the Ursula Blanchard series, A Pawn for a Queen sends its protagonist to Scotland in search of her wayward cousin Edward, ...Read Review

Kissed by Shadows

By Jane Feather - Published 2003

Genres:

RomanceThriller

Lady Pippa Nielson, former lady in waiting to Princess Elizabeth, is only tolerated at Queen Mary’s court because of her husband, Lord ...Read Review

To Kiss a Spy

By Jane Feather - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomanceThriller

To Kiss a Spy begins in 1550 with the disappearance of a newborn baby. Lady Penelope Bryanston is told her posthumous child was stillborn. ...Read Review

The Thorne Maze

By Karen Harper - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

I must admit, from the beginning, that although I have Harper’s other Elizabeth I books sitting on my “To Be Read” shelves (...Read Review

Much Ado About Murder

By Simon Hawke - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

There is a period of William Shakespeare’s life (1585-1592) called the Lost Years, in which nothing is known — where he was, what ...Read Review

The Voyage of The Destiny

By Robert Nye - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

  This fictional journal of Sir Walter Raleigh’s last year (1618) also serves as his attempt at self-justification while struggling against an inevitable ...Read Review

Rosamund

By Bertrice Small - Published 2002

Genres:

Romance

Rosamund tells the story of a young girl’s unexpected journey into womanhood, mystery, passion, and history. Set at the beginning of the 16...Read Review

My Father Had a Daughter: Judith Shakespeare’s Tale

By Grace Tiffany - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

  To the world, William Shakespeare was a sought-after playwright, a man of ability and wit. But to his children, he was a ...Read Review

Ruled Britannia

By Harry Turtledove - Published 2002

Genres:

Alternate History

In 1588 the Spanish Armada failed in its attempt to invade England, but what if it hadn’t? That is the premise of this ...Read Review