By Philippa Gregory
Via the number one New York Times bestselling writer, a unique of ardour and gear on the courtroom of a medieval killer, a riveting new Tudor story that includes King Henry VIII’s 6th spouse Kateryn Parr.
Kateryn Parr, a thirty-year-old widow in a mystery affair with a brand new lover, has no selection while a guy the right age to be her father who has buried 4 wives—King Henry VIII—commands her to marry him.
Kateryn has without doubt in regards to the hazard she faces: the former queen lasted 16 months, the single prior to slightly part a yr. yet Henry adores his new bride and Kateryn’s belief in him grows as she unites the royal family members, creates a thorough examine circle on the center of the court docket, and ideas the dominion as Regent.
But is that this adequate to maintain her secure? a pace-setter of spiritual reform and the 1st lady to submit in English, Kateryn sticks out as an self reliant lady with a brain of her personal. yet she can't shop the Protestants, lower than danger for his or her religion, and Henry’s risky gaze activates her. the conventional churchmen and opponents for strength accuse her of heresy—the punishment is dying through fireplace and the king’s identify is at the warrant...
From the bestselling writer who has illuminated all of Henry’s queens comes a deeply intimate portrayal of the final: a lady who longed for ardour, strength, and schooling on the court docket of a medieval killer.