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Sisters of Treason (The Tudor Trilogy, #2) Following The Acclaimed Queen S Gambit, Elizabeth Fremantle Brings Us A New Novel Of Intrigue And Menace At The Tudor Court.1554 Lady Jane Grey Is Executed By Her Cousin Queen MaryNow Lady Jane S Younger Sisters Katherine And Mary, Cursed With The Tudor Blood That Saw Their Sister Killed, Face The Perils Of The Royal Court Alone.Lady Katherine Young And Spirited Makes Dangerous Romantic Liaisons While Lady Mary Crook Backed And Vulnerable Becomes The Queen S Reluctant Companion, Yet Yearns To Escape Court Intrigue And Both Girls Fear Their Proximity To The Queen Might Be Their Undoing.For The Childless Queen Is Ill If She Should Die Katherine May Be Pushed To Power, But The Queen S Half Sister Elizabeth Casts A Long Shadow And If She Gains The Throne The Court Will Become A Terrifying Maze Of Treachery And Suspicion Where Holding Royal Blood Could Be A Death Warrant For The Two SistersThis Sumptuous Historical Drama Is Perfect For Fans Of Philippa Gregory And Hilary Mantel Through The Eyes Of The Grey Sisters We Are Given An Insight Into The Treacherous Rule Of The Tudor Court. Katherine Grey has been having a great few years lately just a bit unfortunate that this comes nearly five hundred years after she had a fairly unhappy life Given that previous to around 2011, the only reason Ladies Katherine and Mary Grey had really only clung on to the historical record as Lady Jane Grey s sisters, this is quite a weather change Leanda De Lisle s book The Sisters Who Would Be Queen seems to have lit a spark that started a real old bonfire and so the forgotten Grey girls ar Katherine Grey has been having a great few years lately just a bit unfortunate that this comes nearly five hundred years after she had a fairly unhappy life Given that previous to around 2011, the only reason Ladies Katherine and Mary Grey had really only clung on to the historical record as Lady Jane Grey s sisters, this is quite a weather chang This novel is a very good telling of the heart wrenching tale of the tragic Grey sisters.The story commences with the execution of Lady Jane Grey No, this is not a spoiler, as she lived hundreds of years ago, and many of us are familiar with her fate.The tale is narrated by sisters Katherine and Mary, as well as the artist miniaturist Levina Teerlinc who was reputedly a friend of the family The novel articulates the sisters fear of following in the footsteps of Jane, i.e to the block, as wel This novel is a very good telling of the heart wrenching tale of the tragic Grey sisters.The story commences with the execution of Lady Jane Grey No, this is not a spoiler, as she lived hundreds of years ago, and many of us are familiar with her fate.The tale is narrated by sisters Katherine and Mary, as well as the artist miniaturist Levina Teerlinc who was reputedly a friend of the family The novel articulates the sisters fear of following in the footsteps of Jane, i.e to the block, as well as their desire to live a normal life with people they love However, their very existence seems The late 16th century was quite unique in that for an extended period, all potential heirs to the throne were female, and it is against this backdrop that Sisters Of Treason is set It mainly focuses on three Tudor figures, normally given scant regard in the history books, they are, Lady Katherine Grey, Lady Mary Grey, sisters of the deposed nine day Queen, Jane , and Flemish born Levina Teerlinc, court painter This was a particulary uncertain period, when switching allegiances among the n The late 16th century was quite unique in that for an extended period, all potential heirs to the throne were female, and it is against this backdrop that Sisters Of Treason is set It mainly focuses on three Tudor figures, normally given scant regard in the history books, they are, Lady Katherine Grey, Lady Mary Grey, sisters of the deposed nine day Queen, Jane , and Flemish born Levina Teerlinc, court painter This was a particulary uncertain period, when switching allegiances among the nobility was common, if only to maintain self preservation, and ensure you didn t meet your fate with the scaffold Although this is a work of fiction, the author has based it on historical facts, and she After finishing Queen s Gambit, I knew that I had to read Fremantle s take on the unfortunate Grey sisters Contains historical facts that may be spoilers to some I love the fact that this story is about Katherine and Mary and their lives after the execution of their sister Jane, rather than the much told story of Jane s life While I love Jane s story and think she had amazing potential, this story wasunique.The novel is told from the POV of each of the sisters and artist, Levina Teerli After finishing Queen s Gambit, I knew that I had to read Fremantle s take on the unfortunate Grey sisters Contains historical facts that may be spoilers to some I love the fact that this story is about Katherine and Mary and their lives after the execution of their sister Jane, rather than the much told story of Jane s life While I love Jane s story and think she had amazing potential, this story wasunique.The novel is told from the POV of each of the sisters and artist, Levina Teerlinc I enjoyed the sisters and their personalities that were so different, but Levina never grew on me Katherine was the flighty, emotional, and selfish girl

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