Jasper Tudor is 99p!

| February 1, 2016

Jasper Tudor is 99p!

Well, ok, the man himself isn’t 99p, but the kindle version of Debra Bayani’s Jasper Tudor: Godfather of the Tudor Dynasty, an excellent biography of this fascinating Tudor man, is on special offer at Amazon UK until the end of the month. 99p is a steal for this book so if you’re an Amazon UK […]

Interview with Olivia Longueville, author of Between Two Kings, and giveaway

| January 14, 2016

Interview with Olivia Longueville, author of Between Two Kings, and giveaway

I’m delighted to be the final stop on author Olivia Longueville’s book/blog tour for her Anne Boleyn alternative history novel Between Two Kings: A Novel of Anne Boleyn. Today I am ‘grilling’ Olivia with a few question. By the way, MadeGlobal Publishing is offering a paperback copy of Between Two King to one lucky Anne […]

Henry VIII’s weight and health, plus giveaway

| December 18, 2015

Henry VIII’s weight and health, plus giveaway

Today, Kyra Kramer, author of the wonderful book Henry VIII’s Health in a Nutshell, is over at our sister site The Tudor Society with a guest article called Henry VIII: Fit, Fact, Fiction in which she discusses Henry’s reputation for being fat and the idea that he had type II diabetes. It’s a very interesting […]

A few Tudor book ideas for Christmas

| December 14, 2015

A few Tudor book ideas for Christmas

My publisher MadeGlobal Publishing has just created this downloadable brochure to showcase its collection of history books – fiction, non-fiction and children’s. If you’re stuck for what to treat the history lovers in your life to, or you want to spoil yourself, then why not consider one or two of these books? Download the PDF […]

Henry VIII’s Health in a Nutshell

| December 14, 2015

Henry VIII’s Health in a Nutshell

Kyra Kramer is touring the blogosphere this week with some excellent articles on Henry VIII’s health to celebrate the release of her latest book Henry VIII’s Health in a Nutshell. Henry’s health, and the various myths and questions that surround it, is a fascinating subject so do make sure you join her on this tour. […]

This Other Eden Book Tour – Who was Anne Boleyn?

| December 13, 2015

This Other Eden Book Tour – Who was Anne Boleyn?

I’m delighted to welcome Margaret M. Williams, author of the historical novel This Other Eden which has just been published by Spartan Publishing, to The Anne Boleyn Files today. Over to Margaret… Anne Boleyn. Who was she? Ask any schoolchild with even the most mediocre grasp of the Tudor period of history, and the immediate […]

In Plain View: The Tudor Treasures on our Streets, and Giveaway!

| December 4, 2015

In Plain View: The Tudor Treasures on our Streets, and Giveaway!

For the last day of my book tour for Tudor Places of Great Britain I’m home, here at The Anne Boleyn Files – hello! Thank you so much for your support this week. Releasing a book is always a nerve-racking time but it’s been made so much easier by your support and encouragement. Thank you […]

My Favourite Quirky Tudor Places and a Giveaway

| December 3, 2015

My Favourite Quirky Tudor Places and a Giveaway

I love Britain’s castles, Tudor manor houses and monastic ruins, but two of my favourite Tudor places can only be described as “quirky”. These are Little Moreton Hall, in Cheshire, whose existence seems to defy all logic, and Ty Mawr Wybrnant in Snowdonia National Park, Wales. I love them! Find out why I love these […]