A Tudor Love AffaireBook - 2016
Jean Wyld's latest novel is set during turbulent Tudor period when allegiance to the wrong religion can mean death regardless of a person's station in lifeSusan Hatherton is the beautiful young daughter of the steward of the Meyrick Estates. When Sir Richard Meyrick arrives with his young son to take possession of his inheritance, he is captivated by her beauty and grace, and their love for each other quietly grows. When Queen Mary Tudor announces her intention to marry Philip of Spain, this is the signal for a rebellion led by Sir Thomas Wyatt who wants Mary's half-sister, Princess Elizabeth, to be Queen of England in her place. Sir Richard is targeted by his enemies who plot to see him executed so that they can claim his huge estate and fortune. In this dramatic historical novel, despite the dangerous twists and turns of fate, the love between Sir Richard and the young Susan prevails.
Publisher: [United States] : Hornbeam Press : Made available through hoopla, 2016
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Characteristics: 1 online resource