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I won't go into the ending for those who don't know the story, but it was very beautifully written.
I highly recommend this book to readers who are fascinated by the Tudors as well as those who enjoy historical fiction in general.
Certainly this is a fictional account of Howard's story, but it is vividly told and beautifully written.
Good introduction to the history of the period for young readers, and a very good explanation of the isolation and manipulation of people in power by various factions.Published 5 months ago by Wanda Spitzer
Very good book, I liked reading a book from the POV of Catherine Howard since she was sort of frowned upon in history. I would definitely recommend this book to buyers! Read morePublished 14 months ago by Kate
I couldn't put this book down!!! So sad..She was basically thrust into the kings arms so that her family could be looked on with favor. She was so young and him very old. Read morePublished 15 months ago by callie
This book kept me reading to find out what would happen next. I was surprised to find myself crying at the end.Published 19 months ago by L. Fisette
If you are familiar with Tudor History, you know who Katherine Howard is. Not many books seem to cover her life before she met Henry, but this one does, and for that I am thankful. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Mena P.
Catherine never asked to be Queen, but greatness was thrust upon her by the Howard family. At first Catherine thought it might not be so bad and it wouldn't have been if she could... Read morePublished on July 2, 2012 by Brittany Moore
Perhaps my three stars are a bit unjust, but I couldn't really get into the book. The reason for that is that I already knew Cathrine Howard's story very well from reading Phillipa... Read morePublished on March 5, 2011 by BP
Recently I've been reading a lot of historical fiction, and it's hard to tell which are going to be good, and which are the duds.
Happily, this one turned out well. Read more