Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies Plays Review by Marcia Wadham

| July 23, 2014

Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies Plays Review by Marcia Wadham

Thank you so much to Marcia Wadham for writing this wonderful review of the RSC’s adaptations of Hilary Mantel’s novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies… Hilary Mantel’s books are wonderfully brought to life in these stage plays from the RSC. It was hard to imagine how each book, with around 800 pages of […]

Elizabeth I – A Guest Post by author Robert Stephen Parry

| July 21, 2014

Elizabeth I – A Guest Post by author Robert Stephen Parry

Thank you Claire for inviting me to your webpage today to say a few words about my most recent publication: Elizabeth – The Virgin Queen and the Men who Loved Her. In the UK we have a popular advertising slogan concerning a well-known brand of varnish and which runs something like: “It does exactly what […]

Teaser Trailer and Audio Snippet for The Truth of the Line by Melanie V Taylor

| July 17, 2014

Yesterday I mentioned how Melanie Taylor’s The Truth of the Line audio book is on special offer for $6 until Sunday, and here’s a teaser trailer for the book (also available on Kindle and as a paperback): Find out more about the audio book at www.madeglobal.com/downloads/truth-line/ and the book itself at www.thetruthoftheline.co.uk/get-the-book/. It’s a wonderful […]

Tudor History Audio Book Bundle Special Offer

| July 16, 2014

Tudor History Audio Book Bundle Special Offer

To celebrate the release of Melanie Taylor’s historical novel The Truth of the Line as an audio book, MadeGlobal Publishing is running two special offers: The Truth of the Line Audio Book for just $6 A bundle of three audio books (The Truth of the Line by Melanie Taylor, The Anne Boleyn Collection by Claire […]

Henry VIII’s Love Letters to Anne Boleyn by Sandra Vasoli

| June 13, 2014

Henry VIII’s Love Letters to Anne Boleyn by Sandra Vasoli

Today we have a guest article from author Sandra Vasoli. I’ve known Sandi for a few years through The Anne Boleyn Files and I’m delighted to welcome her here to tell us all about her experience seeing Henry VIII’s love letters to Anne Boleyn. When Sandi told me about the letter Henry wrote to Anne […]

Hever Castle and Anne Boleyn – Guest Post by Katherine Longhi

| June 11, 2014

Hever Castle and Anne Boleyn – Guest Post by Katherine Longhi

Katherine Longhi is the author of Hever Castle and Anne Boleyn, a tour guide of Hever Castle with a focus on Anne’s life and legacy. Here’s a blog post that she’s written for us sharing her favourite rooms in Hever Castle. If you like this post, there’s even the chance to purchase the book at […]

George Boleyn Virtual Book Tour and Giveaway – Final Day

| June 8, 2014

George Boleyn Virtual Book Tour and Giveaway – Final Day

Today, Clare and I are popping over to Northern Ireland to visit Gareth Russell at his blog, Confessions of a Ci-Devant. It was postponed a day because Gareth was having computer problems yesterday – sorry! There, we share an article about George Boleyn’s execution and his scaffold speech. Thank you to Gareth for being such […]

George Boleyn Virtual Book Tour and Giveaway – Day 10

| June 6, 2014

George Boleyn Virtual Book Tour and Giveaway – Day 10

Today, Clare and I are dropping in to The Tudor Roses blog to talk about George Boleyn’s love of falconry. The Tudor Roses are very special to us as we had the pleasure of meeting Emma and Darren a couple of years ago. Thank you Emma and Darren for being such kind hosts today! This […]