Rated of 5
by Sandra L. (Newton, MA)
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This very long (over 500 pages) historical novel involves the merge of France and England in the 15th c . Part fiction and part historical you are involved from the beginning of the intrigue and diplomacy of the rise of the Tudors and the French connection.
All of the fiction is based on historical facts including the burning of Joan of Arc. Slow to start, mainly because of the history involved, one becomes involved with the hurts and lives of Catherine Valaus This is a novel which shows the beginning of the Tudor Kings and Queens and if you are interested in how it all began, than this is novel for you.
Full of surprises and actions of the 15th C. England and France, this novel is highly recommended reading