Love Alison Weir and Phillipa Gregory? Haunted via the tales of the Tudors and the Boleyns?
You’ll love the poignant tale of some of the most exciting however least recognized princesses in British royal historical past – Joan of Kent.
ONE PRINCESS. TWO HUSBANDS. BY ORDER OF THE KING.
When younger Joan married William de Montecute at Westminster Abbey in 1341, she was the first and most effective princess in British history to knowingly devote bigamy. It was once performed on the command of her uncle and king, Edward III.
Yet Joan of Kent is no frail English rose. For ten lengthy years she defies her circle of relatives, her united states of america and her king to keep faith with the person she claims is her real husband.
They are all positive she’s going to holiday in any case.
One of the most brilliant and poignant love stories in medieval historical past from internationally bestselling author Colin Falconer.
What readers are announcing approximately A VAIN AND INDECENT WOMAN
“I in point of fact like the entire Falconer books I’ve learn… however this one goes to rank as my favorite. It’s one-of-a-type. “Joan of Woodstock” doesn’t have the historic famous person standing of an Elizabeth I, or Catherine d’Medici; however I’m making a bet you’ll be told one thing, and be entertained within the procedure!” Shari *****
“I cherished this guide… This fascinating historic learn was once full of complicated and noteworthy characters that introduced historical past to existence. Joan of Kent was once a fully interesting lady whose existence and instances had been captured so splendidly on this guide… I learn it. I cherished it. I purchased it. It’s an historic learn that shouldn’t be ignored.” Meg Nyberg *****
DISCOVER MORE COLIN FALCONER HISTORICAL FICTION
Book 1: SILK ROAD
Book 2: HAREM
Book three: A VAIN AND INDECENT WOMAN
Book four: CLEOPATRA: Daughter of the Nile
Book five: AZTEC
Book 6: STIGMATA
Book 7: EAST INDIA
Book eight: A GREAT LOVE OF SMALL PROPORTION
ISABELLA: Braveheart of France (printed via LAKE UNION)
20TH CENTURY STORIES:
Book 1: ANASTASIA
Book 2: MY BEAUTIFUL SPY
Book three: SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY
Book four: LIVE FOR ME
THE UNKILLABLE KITTY O’KANE (printed via LAKE UNION)
LOVING LIBERTY LEVINE (printed via LAKE UNION)
COLIN FALCONER CRIME:
LUCIFER FALLS (printed via Little, Brown London)
INNOCENCE DIES (printed via Little, Brown London)