Three Sisters, Three Queens
Score: 4
From 371 Ratings

Three Sisters, Three Queens


  • Author: Philippa Gregory
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 17086354 Bytes


From #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory, the little-known story of three Tudor women who are united in sisterhood and yet compelled to be rivals when they fulfill their destinies as queens.As sisters they share an everlasting bond; as queens they can break each other’s hearts…When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Margaret, takes her measure. With one look, each knows the other for a rival, an ally, a pawn, destined—with Margaret’s younger sister Mary—to a unique sisterhood. The three sisters will become the queens of England, Scotland, and France.United by family loyalties and affections, the three queens find themselves set against each other. Katherine commands an ...

Three Dark Crowns
Score: 4.5
From 250 Ratings

Three Dark Crowns


  • Author: Kendare Blake
  • Release Date : 2016-09-20
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • File Size: 3913274 Bytes


New York Times Bestseller * New York Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Kirkus Best Book of the YearFans of acclaimed author Kendare Blake’s Anna Dressed in Blood will devour Three Dark Crowns, the first book in a dark and inventive fantasy series about three sisters who must fight to the death to become queen. In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap of her fingers. Katharine is a poisoner, one who can ingest the deadliest poisons without so much as a stomachache. Arsinoe, a naturalist, is sai...

Three Sisters  Three Queens
Score: 3
From 9 Ratings

Three Sisters Three Queens


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471133046


Three Sisters Three Queens Book Description :

“There is only one bond that I trust: between a woman and her sisters. We never take our eyes off each other. In love and in rivalry, we always think of each other.” When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Margaret, takes her measure. With one look, each knows the other for a rival, an ally, a pawn, destined – with Margaret’s younger sister Mary – to a sisterhood unique in all the world. The three sisters will become the queens of England, Scotland and France. United by family loyalties and affections, the three queens find themselves set against each other. Katherine commands an army against Margaret and kills her husband James IV of Scotland. But Margaret’s boy becomes heir to the Tu...

Three Sisters  Three Queens

Three Sisters Three Queens


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-02-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476758749


Three Sisters Three Queens Book Description :

Brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, Katherine of Aragon forges a unique sisterhood with the king's sisters, Margaret and Mary, that is shaped by rivalries, wars, betrayal, widowhood, motherhood, passion, and secrets....

The Wise Woman
Score: 3
From 19 Ratings

The Wise Woman


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-05-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439101995


The Wise Woman Book Description :

#1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory weaves an unforgettable tale of a young woman’s sorcery and desire in Henry VIII’s England, where magic, lust, and power are forever intertwined. Growing up as an abandoned outcast on the moors, young Alys’ only company is her cruel foster mother, Morach, the local wise woman who is whispered to practice the dark arts. Alys joins a nunnery to escape the poverty and loneliness she has felt all her life, but all too soon her sanctuary is destroyed. King Henry VIII’s followers burn the holy place to the ground, and Alys only just manages to escape with her life, haunted by the screams of her sisters as they burned to death. She finds work in a castle not far from where she grew up as an old l...

The Other Boleyn Girl
Score: 4
From 278 Ratings

The Other Boleyn Girl


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416556534


The Other Boleyn Girl Book Description :

The daughters of a ruthlessly ambitious family, Mary and Anne Boleyn are sent to the court of Henry VIII to attract the attention of the king, who first takes Mary as his mistress and then Anne as his wife....

Summary of Three Sisters  Three Queens

Summary of Three Sisters Three Queens


  • Author : Instaread
  • Publisher : Instaread
  • Release Date : 2016-09-08
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683784807


Summary of Three Sisters Three Queens Book Description :

Summary of Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory | Includes Analysis Preview: Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory is a novel that follows more than 30 years in the life of Margaret Tudor. Starting in 1501, when she’s 11 years old, the story traces Margaret’s movements between England and Scotland, where she struggles to maintain her grip on power after the death of her husband, the king. Through moments of triumph and sorrow, she maintains an impassioned correspondence with Mary and Katherine, her sister and sister-in-law, whom she holds in her heart with equal parts fondness and spite. In London at the turn of the sixteenth century, Margaret meets Katherine of Aragon, the Spanish princess who is to marry her older brother A...

A Respectable Trade
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

A Respectable Trade


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780743272544


A Respectable Trade Book Description :

Entering into an arranged marriage with an aspiring merchant in 1787 Bristol, Frances Scott is discouraged by her slavery-dependent lifestyle and unexpectedly falls for African slave and former Yoruba priest Mehuru. By the author of The Other Boleyn Girl. Reprint. 75,000 first printing....

The Last Tudor
Score: 3
From 5 Ratings

The Last Tudor


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-08-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476758787


The Last Tudor Book Description :

The latest novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory features one of the most famous women in history, Lady Jane Grey, and her two sisters, each of whom dared to defy her queen. Jane Grey was queen of England for nine days. Her father and his allies crowned her instead of the dead king’s half-sister Mary Tudor, who quickly mustered an army, claimed her throne, and locked Jane in the Tower of London. When Jane refused to betray her Protestant faith, Mary sent her to the executioner’s block, where Jane transformed her father’s greedy power-grab into tragic martyrdom. “Learn you to die,” was the advice Jane wrote to her younger sister Katherine, who has no intention of dying. She intends to enjoy her beauty and her youth...

The Constant Princess
Score: 3.5
From 3,361 Ratings

The Constant Princess


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2006-09-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780743272490


The Constant Princess Book Description :

A fictional portrait of Henry VIII's first wife, Katherine of Aragon, follows her through her youthful marriage to Henry's older brother, Arthur, her widowhood, her marriage to Henry, and the divorce that led to Henry's marriage to Anne Boleyn....

The Boleyn Inheritance
Score: 4
From 100 Ratings

The Boleyn Inheritance


  • Author : Philippa Gregory
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-12-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439124673


The Boleyn Inheritance Book Description :

Lady-in-waiting Jane Boleyn, the only survivor of the ambitious Boleyn family, testifies against Henry VIII's latest queen, Anne of Cleves, and conspires to place her young cousin, Katherine Howard, on the throne....

Three Maids for a Crown
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

Three Maids for a Crown


  • Author : Ella March Chase
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release Date : 2011-08-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307588999


Three Maids for a Crown Book Description :

The Grey sisters experience love, triumph, and tragedy in Tudor England in the second novel from Ella March Chase. Sixteen-year-old Jane Grey—the “Nine-Day Queen”—is a quiet and obedient young lady destined to become the shortest reigning English monarch. Her beautiful middle sister, Lady Katherine Grey charms all the right people, until a scandalous love affair causes loyalties to shift. And finally, Lady Mary Grey is a dwarf with a twisted spine whose goal is simply to protect the people she loves—but at a terrible cost. In an age in which begetting sons was all that mattered and queens rose and fell on the sex of their child, these three girls with royal Tudor blood lived under the dangerous whims of parents with a passion for gambling. ...