Thomas Cranmer Book Tour – Q&A with author Beth von Staats

| July 7, 2015

Thomas Cranmer Book Tour – Q&A with author Beth von Staats

Today, for day two of her book tour for Thomas Cranmer: In a Nutshell, Beth von Staats is over at the Fear and Loathing in Tudor England blog being ‘grilled’ – in the nicest possible way! – by Deb Hunter. Click here to head over there now to enter the book giveaway and to find […]

Thomas Cranmer Book Tour – Thomas Cranmer and the Boleyn Family

| July 6, 2015

Thomas Cranmer Book Tour – Thomas Cranmer and the Boleyn Family

Beth von Staats kicks off her book tour for Thomas Cranmer: In a Nutshell over at Sarah Bryson’s blog Anne Boleyn: From Queen to History with a wonderful article on Thomas Cranmer and the Boleyn family. Do head over there to enjoy the article and to enter the giveaway to be in with a chance […]

The Real Wolf Hall – Thomas Cromwell and Anne Boleyn

| May 27, 2015

The Real Wolf Hall – Thomas Cromwell and Anne Boleyn

A big thank you to Olga Hughes, editor of Nerdalicious and regular contributor to Tudor Life magazine, for writing this wonderful article on Thomas Cromwell and Anne Boleyn. There is something distinctly discomfiting about Henry VIII’s judicial murder of his wife, Queen Anne Boleyn. It is not only the terrible tragedy that befell her at […]

The Real Wolf Hall – The Cromwell Family in Wolf Hall: Richard Cromwell

| May 22, 2015

The Real Wolf Hall – The Cromwell Family in Wolf Hall: Richard Cromwell

In today’s post, Teri Fitzgerald continues her examination of the family of Thomas Cromwell, the protagonist of Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, by looking at Cromwell’s nephew Richard Cromwell. Thank you to Teri for a wonderful series of articles, I know I’m enjoying them. Richard Williams alias Cromwell, was born around […]

Mysticism and Medicine in Tudor England and Book Giveaway

| May 20, 2015

Mysticism and Medicine in Tudor England and Book Giveaway

As part of the blog/book tour for her latest novel Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn, Hunter is here again on The Anne Boleyn Files to share a guest article with us – welcome Hunter! MadeGlobal Publishing is also offering one lucky Anne Boleyn Files follower the chance to win a copy of Hunter’s […]

Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn out today on Kindle and in paperback

| May 19, 2015

Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn out today on Kindle and in paperback

Hunter S. Jones’ wonderful book Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn is out today in kindle and paperback formats. Here is the blurb: The last hour of Anne Boleyn’s life… Court intrigue, revenge and all the secrets of the last hour are revealed as one queen falls and another rises to take her place […]

Tudor Medicine and Magic by Hunter S. Jones

| May 13, 2015

Tudor Medicine and Magic by Hunter S. Jones

A big welcome to Hunter S. Jones who is celebrating the forthcoming launch of her novel Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn by visiting is today with a guest article on Tudor medicine and magic. Over to Hunter… The medical arts were vastly different in the Tudor era than they are today. There was […]

Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn by Hunter S. Jones

| May 7, 2015

Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn by Hunter S. Jones

Hunter S. Jones’s book Phoenix Rising: A Novel of Anne Boleyn is now available for pre-order on Kindle with a release date of 19th May 2015, the anniversary of Anne Boleyn’s execution. The paperback will be available on 19th May. I read an advanced copy of it and loved it. I described it as “compelling, […]