Book Review: The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

I will be trying to get my hands on this tv series

Lauren Keegan Writer

queen The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

Paperback

Review copy provided by publisher

Simon & Schuster, May 2013 (first published 2008)

 Synopsis- Internationally bestselling author Philippa Gregory brings the tumult and intrigue of The Wars of the Roses to vivid life through the women of the House of Lancaster and the House of York, beginning with the story of Elizabeth Woodville, the White Queen. A woman who won the love of a king and ascended to royalty by virtue of her beauty, Elizabeth fought tenaciously for the success of her family — her daughter who would one day unite the warring dynasties, and her two sons whose eventual fate has confounded historians for centuries: the Princes in the Tower. An active player in the power struggles that surrounded her, she made hard and courageous choices, always trying to protect those whom she loved. Informed by impeccable research and framed by her…

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