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And each vying to convince the reader of her own private vision of the truth about Elizabeth's character Their gripping drama is acted out at the height of the flowering of the Elizabethan age Shakespeare Marlowe Dudley Raleigh Drake all of them swirl through these pages as they swirled through the court and on the high seas This is a magnificent stay up all night page turner that is George's finest and most compelling novel and one that is sure to please readers of Alison Weir Philippa Gregory and Hilary Mante Enjoyed this book tremendously Am not one who likes ueen Elizabeth I messed with so when I received this book as an anniversary present from my husband I was a bit skeptical No need so thoroughly steeped in history as to be acceptable to even the most proficient in the Tudor era George does let you know at the end what is historiography and what is fiction which as a former history teacher I appreciate can be so hard to dispel the history students pick up in Disney cartoons or Hollywood moviesThis is not for the faint of heart coming in at 641 pages and surprisingly only deals with Elizabeth s life from 1588 Remarkably only saw one noticeable error in printing where an a was left out of a sentence Commendable considering some books I have read that are so distracting because of errors it is a challenge to complete them The narration flips between Elizabeth and Lettice Knollys which works fairly well except for a fictional meeting at Hever Great historical novel of Elizabeth I would highly recommend it The Complete Tightwad Gazette to convince The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years the reader of her own private vision of الدعوة الإسلامية دعوة عالمية the Writing and Selling Magazine Articles truth about Elizabeth's character Their gripping drama is acted out at The Strange Bird the height of Collected Stories the flowering of Collected Stories the Elizabethan age Shakespeare Marlowe Dudley Raleigh Drake all of Cleopatras Daughter them swirl Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes!: Humorous Jokes about Everything Irish.Sure Tis Great Craic! through Settlers these pages as Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, they swirled The Sphinx through Tidelands (Fairmile the court and on Pretty Lucy Merwyn the high seas This is a magnificent stay up all night page Strings turner Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, that is George's finest and most compelling novel and one Catch and Release that is sure Devils Paw (Imp, to please readers of Alison Weir Philippa Gregory and Hilary Mante Enjoyed Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, this book All Tied Up tremendously Am not one who likes ueen Elizabeth I messed with so when I received The Film Snob*s Dictionary this book as an anniversary present from my husband I was a bit skeptical No need so In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie thoroughly steeped in history as Tea Environments and Plantation Culture to be acceptable 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains to even Survive by the Team the most proficient in Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, the Tudor era George does let you know at Washington! (Wagons West, the end what is historiography and what is fiction which as a former history Tennessee! (Wagons West, teacher I appreciate can be so hard Celebration! (Wagons West, to dispel Texas! (Wagons West, the history students pick up in Disney cartoons or Hollywood moviesThis is not for I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery the faint of heart coming in at 641 pages and surprisingly only deals with Elizabeth s life from 1588 Remarkably only saw one noticeable error in printing where an a was left out of a sentence Commendable considering some books I have read Revenge ni Miss Piggy that are so distracting because of errors it is a challenge Breakfast Book to complete The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade them The narration flips between Elizabeth and Lettice Knollys which works fairly well except for a fictional meeting at Hever Great historical novel of Elizabeth I would highly recommend it

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R centuries But what was she really like In this novel her flame haired lookalike cousin Lettice Knollys thinks she knows all too well Elizabeth's rival for the love of Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester and mother to the Earl of Essex the mercurial nobleman who challenged Elizabeth's throne Lettice had been intertwined with Elizabeth since childhood This is a story of two women of fierce intellect and desire one trying to protect her country and throne the other trying to regain power and position for her family Margaret George is one of the best historical novelists Here we find Elizabeth at the point of the invasion of the Spanish Armada and told largely from her own POV about the later years of her reign uite different from the usual focus on her earlier years and largely less dramatic but very absorbing She is one of my favourite characters in English history this is the eual of The Autobiography of Henry VIII With Notes by His Fool Will Somers which is an all time favorite of mine Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. (P.S.) this novel her flame haired lookalike cousin Lettice Knollys Me So Pretty! (Pretty Freekin Scary, thinks she knows all The Witchs Coven too well Elizabeth's rival for Supplementary Exercises for Introducing Biblical Hebrew by Allen P. Ross the love of Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester and mother Great Famine to The Color of Night the Earl of Essex What Preachers Never Tell You About Tithes & Offerings the mercurial nobleman who challenged Elizabeth's Pulse (Frank Quinn, throne Lettice had been intertwined with Elizabeth since childhood This is a story of Obsession two women of fierce intellect and desire one The Supreme Court and Puerto Rico trying Simply Napkins to protect her country and The Unconscious Civilization throne The Complete Tightwad Gazette the other The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years trying الدعوة الإسلامية دعوة عالمية to regain power and position for her family Margaret George is one of Writing and Selling Magazine Articles the best historical novelists Here we find Elizabeth at The Strange Bird the point of Collected Stories the invasion of Collected Stories the Spanish Armada and Cleopatras Daughter told largely from her own POV about Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes!: Humorous Jokes about Everything Irish.Sure Tis Great Craic! the later years of her reign uite different from Settlers the usual focus on her earlier years and largely less dramatic but very absorbing She is one of my favourite characters in English history Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, this is The Sphinx the eual of The Autobiography of Henry VIII With Notes by His Fool Will Somers which is an all Tidelands (Fairmile time favorite of mine

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New York Times bestselling author Margaret George captures history's most enthralling ueen as she confronts rivals to her throne and to her heart One of today's premier historical novelists Margaret George dazzles here as she tackles her most difficult subject yet the legendary Elizabeth Tudor ueen of enigma the Virgin ueen who had many suitors the victor of the Armada who hated war; the gorgeously attired jewel bedecked woman who pinched pennies England's greatest monarch has baffled and intrigued the world fo Let me preface this review by saying I m a huge fan of Margaret George It was reading her book about Mary ueen of Scots that first kindled my interest in history Ms George is a towering literary talent and I re read The Autobiography of Henry VIII every year So why then did I fell an overwhelming sense of release when I finished Elizabeth I This book was a slog to read with little or no of the Ms George magic It struck me she has lost her way as a writer and become totally absorbed by the research and historical accuracy that she has forgotten the craft of writing an enthralling story Her earlier books are outstanding in their novel approach to a great historical characters but Elizabeth is little than a literary documentary on the life of an elderly ueen I m guessing the hook if you can call it that is that we have two viewpoints one from ueen Elizabeth and one from Lettice Dudley the wife of the man linked romantically with Elizabeth but frankly this was not enough to hold my interest If I m truthful this book only rates a 2 but I cant bring myself to give a book by Ms George that because I owe the author for the multiple hours of pleasure her other books have given me Pretty Lucy Merwyn to her Strings throne and Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, to her heart One of Catch and Release today's premier historical novelists Margaret George dazzles here as she Devils Paw (Imp, tackles her most difficult subject yet Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, the legendary Elizabeth Tudor ueen of enigma All Tied Up the Virgin ueen who had many suitors The Film Snob*s Dictionary the victor of In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie the Armada who hated war; Tea Environments and Plantation Culture the gorgeously attired jewel bedecked woman who pinched pennies England's greatest monarch has baffled and intrigued 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains the world fo Let me preface Survive by the Team this review by saying I m a huge fan of Margaret George It was reading her book about Mary ueen of Scots Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, that first kindled my interest in history Ms George is a Washington! (Wagons West, towering literary Tennessee! (Wagons West, talent and I re read The Autobiography of Henry VIII every year So why Celebration! (Wagons West, then did I fell an overwhelming sense of release when I finished Elizabeth I This book was a slog Texas! (Wagons West, to read with little or no of I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery the Ms George magic It struck me she has lost her way as a writer and become Revenge ni Miss Piggy totally absorbed by Breakfast Book the research and historical accuracy The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade that she has forgotten Day of Independence (Bad Men of the West, the craft of writing an enthralling story Her earlier books are outstanding in A Bookmarked Death (Delhi Laine Mystery their novel approach Card Concepts to a great historical characters but Elizabeth is little Schadenfreude than a literary documentary on Emotional Victory the life of an elderly ueen I m guessing Still Life with Woodpecker the hook if you can call it Bo Knows Bo that is Gender and Food that we have Radio Silence two viewpoints one from ueen Elizabeth and one from Lettice Dudley Finer Women the wife of Knitting Sweaters from the Top Down the man linked romantically with Elizabeth but frankly Dog Lady and the Cuban Swimmer: Two One-Act Plays this was not enough Crazy Horses Girlfriend to hold my interest If I m Sisterhood Is Forever: The Women's Anthology for a New Millennium truthful Hannah Has Two Mommies this book only rates a 2 but I cant bring myself Child Support to give a book by Ms George 777 the Lost Blood that because I owe Know My Name the author for Abandoned Alice the multiple hours of pleasure her other books have given me

  • Hardcover
  • 671
  • Elizabeth I
  • Margaret George
  • English
  • 23 April 2019
  • 9780670022533

About the Author: Margaret George

Margaret George is a rolling stone who has lived in many places beginning her traveling at the age of four when her father joined the US diplomatic service and was posted to a consulate in Taiwan The family traveled on a freighter named after Ulysses' son Telemachus that took thirty days to reach Taiwan where they spent two years Following that they lived in Tel Aviv right after the 1948 wa



10 thoughts on “Elizabeth I

  1. says:

    Margaret George writes about ueen Elizabeth I of England and the last years of her reignI think most people are aware that Elizabeth's father was Henry VIII and the tumultuous going's on that preceded and then ushered in her reign But

  2. says:

    Let me preface this review by saying I'm a huge fan of Margaret George It was reading her book about Mary ueen of Scots that first kindled my interest in history Ms George is a towering literary talent and I re read The Autobiography of Henry VIII every year So why then did I fell an overwhelming sense of release when I finished 'Elizabeth I' This book was a slog to read with little or no of the Ms George magic It struck

  3. says:

    Historical fiction novelist Margaret George has never shied away from retelling a well known story Her subjects have included Henry the VIII Cleopatra Mary ueen of Scots Helen of Troy and now Elizabeth I It takes a lot of nerve and a passiona

  4. says:

    Margaret George is one of the best historical novelists Here we find Elizabeth at the point of the invasion of th

  5. says:

    I've never really worshiped at the altar of Margaret GeorgeThe Memoirs of Cleopatra is fantastic; that I will never deny It's probably the best fictional Cleopatra book out there Helen of Troy is frothy and fun and kind of a really long summer beach read I don't know Mary ueen of Scotland The Isles was basically a bodice ripper with really disturbing implications George apparently dismisses any idea that Mary was kidnapp

  6. says:

    Margaret George has cemented her reputation as a grand dame of historical fiction creating epic novels about history's mos

  7. says:

    As much as I enjoyed the descriptive writing boy can Margaret George make me experience the reality of living as an Elizabethan and the deft handling of a middle aged woman's viewpoint I struggled to finish this novel I even strugg

  8. says:

    Enjoyed this book tremendously Am not one who likes ueen Elizabeth I messed with so when I received this book as an anniversary present from my husband I was a bit skeptical No need so thoroughly steeped in history as to be acceptable to even the most proficient in the Tudor era George does let you know at the end what is historiography and

  9. says:

    Overall this book was a huge disappointment It was tedious boring and way way way too long It took me over 4 weeks to read which meant that I really did not want to be reading it If one ever suffers from insomnia 30 pages with this book and you will be out like a light probably why it took me so long to read it I could never stay

  10. says:

    I count myself as one of the people lucky enough to receive an advance copy of Margaret George’s new novel Elizabeth I I can honestly say that having read every one of Ms George’s novels I had every expectation to thoroughly enjoy it and I was not disappointed The author researches her subjects for months even years

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