• FREE Anne Boleyn Files Welcome Pack of 5 goodies
    sent directly to your inbox Free Tudor Book



    Includes 3 Free Reports, Book List and Primary Sources List Please check your spam box if you don't receive a confirmation email. PLEASE NOTE: Your privacy is essential to us and we will not share your details with anyone.

Black Friday weekend sale on my books!

| November 21, 2016

Black Friday weekend sale on my books!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Friday and Monday following the US holiday of Thanksgiving, have become a traditional time for retailers to have sales and so my publisher is getting in on the act! My books (and some other wonderful books too!) will be Kindle Countdown Deals from Friday 25th November until the end […]

My book tour for Illustrated Kings and Queens of England

| November 21, 2016

Yay! It’s my turn! To celebrate the release of the paperback version of my book Illustrated Kings and Queens of England – which is just in time for Christmas too! – I’m off on a virtual book tour! Although I’d love to travel to the US, back home to the UK, to Australia, the Netherlands […]

The Trial of Anne Boleyn

| September 30, 2016

The Trial of Anne Boleyn

I’m so excited! My article “The Trial of Anne Boleyn” is the feature article in Issue 7 of History of Royals magazine! Yay! In the article, I explain the context to Anne’s fall, the events leading up to her arrest, trial and execution, and the charges listed in the indictments. I also look at the […]

Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

| September 20, 2016

Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

Things are rather crazy in our house at the moment as we make last-minute preparations for our trip to London for Saturday’s “An Evening with the Authors” event in London. I’m so excited to be a part of this event and a little nervous, after all, I’ll be on a discussion panel with Derek Wilson! […]

24 September Evening with the Authors Live Streaming

| August 29, 2016

24 September Evening with the Authors Live Streaming

As you know, I’m going to be one of the 19 authors and historians at MadeGlobal Publishing’s “An Evening with the Authors” event in London on 24th September. Those attending will be able to meet the authors, chat with us, have books signed, enjoy panel discussions and interviews, and ask questions. Can’t make it to […]

Why I love history…

| May 19, 2016

Why I love history…

In this short video I share why I love history, which, of course I do! To be in with a chance of winning The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown audio book, head over to www.madeglobal.com/3192/claire-ridgway-love-history/ and follow the instructions there.

The Anne Boleyn Files is 7 years old today!

| February 17, 2016

The Anne Boleyn Files is 7 years old today!

I can’t quite believe that it’s been seven years since I wrote my very first blog post on The Anne Boleyn Files. It’s been quite a journey. I’ve gone from being someone who had Tudor history as a hobby to writing about Tudor history full-time. From blogger to writer, from feeling alone in my Tudor […]

Tudor Places of Great Britain – New Book!

| November 3, 2015

Tudor Places of Great Britain – New Book!

I’m really excited today because my latest book, Tudor Places of Great Britain has just gone live on Amazon Kindle – yay! The paperback edition is coming soon and I will post on here as soon as it’s available, but the Kindle book is available right now. I’m really pleased with how it’s come out. […]