Sisters of treason [electronic resource] : A Novel. Elizabeth Fremantle.
- ISBN: 9781476703114 (electronic bk)
- Date Published: 2014.
|Summary, etc.:|| From the author of Queen's Gambit, which People magazine called, "A must-read for Philippa Gregory fans," a gripping historical novel about two sisters who tread as dangerously close to the crown as their tragic sister, Lady Jane Grey, executed after just nine days on the throne. Early in Mary Tudor's turbulent reign, Lady Catherine and Lady Mary Grey are reeling after the brutal execution of their elder seventeen-year-old sister, Lady Jane Grey, and the succession is by no means stable. In Sisters of Treason, Elizabeth Freemantle brings these young women to life in a spellbinding Tudor tale of love and politics. Neither sister is well suited to a dangerous life at court. Flirtatious Lady Catherine, thought to be the true heir, cannot control her compulsion to love and be loved. Her sister, clever Lady Mary, has a crooked spine and a tiny stature in an age when physical perfection equates to goodness—and both girls have inherited the...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4342 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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