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Katharine Parr, the sixth wife : a novel / Alison Weir.

Weir, Alison, 1951- (author.).

Available copies

  • 15 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 23 total copies.

Series Information

Six Tudor queens ; 06.
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Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch FIC WEIR KAT (Text) 34207002379858 Adult Fiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler FIC WEIR A Queens 6 (Text) 73174005043698 Adult: Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC WEI (Text) 39230032136937 Adult New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC WEI (Text) 33187004769002 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg FIC WEIR v.6 (Text) 32826014313076 New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Weir Six Tudor #6 (Text) 36626104232848 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville FIC WEIR, ALISON "SIX" BK.6 (Text) 33946003615932 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library F WEI (Text) 30477101508673 Adult: New Checked out 06/30/2021
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library FIC WEI (Text) 78551000551359 New Books Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile F WEIR (Text) 39231033809928 On the Bus Checked out 07/16/2021
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101966631
  • ISBN: 1101966637
  • Physical Description: 521 pages : genealogical tables ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2021]

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General Note:
Series numeration from Fantastic Fiction.
Summary, etc.:
"Bestselling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir brings her Tudor Queens series to a close with the remarkable story of Henry VIII's sixth and final wife, who manages to survive him and remarry, only to be thrown into a romantic intrigue that threatens the very throne of England. Having sent his much-beloved but deceitful young wife Katheryn Howard to her beheading, King Henry fixes his lonely eyes on a more mature woman, thirty-year-old, twice-widowed Katharine Parr. She, however, is in love with Sir Thomas Seymour, brother to the late Queen Jane. Aware of his rival, Henry sends him abroad, leaving Katharine no choice but to become Henry's sixth queen in 1543. The king is no longer in any condition to father a child, but Katharine is content to mother his three children, Mary, Elizabeth, and the longed-for male heir, Edward. Four years into the marriage, Henry dies, leaving England's throne to nine-year-old Edward--a puppet in the hands of ruthlessly ambitious royal courtiers--and Katharine's life takes a more complicated turn. Thrilled at this renewed opportunity to wed her first love, Katharine doesn't realize that Sir Thomas now sees her as a mere stepping stone to the throne, his eye actually set on bedding and wedding fourteen-year-old Elizabeth. The princess is innocently flattered by his attentions, allowing him into her bedroom, to the shock of her household. The result is a tangled tale of love and a struggle for power, bringing to a close the dramatic and violent reign of Henry VIII."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Catharine Parr, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1512-1548 > Fiction.
Queens > Great Britain > Fiction.
England > Court and courtiers > History > 16th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Henry VIII, 1509-1547 > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

Series Information

Six Tudor queens ; 06.

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