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God's Secret Agents
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Alice Hogge was educated at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. She lives in London. This is her first book.

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"Excellently researched and beautifully written." -- Financial Times
"A tense, taut, real-life political thriller." -- Booklist
"Compelling storytelling." -- The Observer
"Alice Hogge's vivid narrative culminates in a gripping account of the [Gunpowder] Plot and its disastrous denouement."--Eamon Duffy, New York Review of Books
"Paints a vivid picture of the stresses of operating in secret, under false identities, in constant fear of betrayal."--London Times
"Excellently researched and beautifully written."--Financial Times
"The final chapters make moving, even tragic reading."--Evening Standard
"A well-researched, skillfully crafted book that evokes the physical as well as the intellectual world of Renaissance English Catholicism."--Weekly Standard
"Hogge's absorbing narrative of the experience of [Catholic] underground life reads like a historical novel."--The Guardian
"An illuminating look at an often overlooked period of church-state turmoil . . . Draws surprising parallels with events today."--National Catholic Reporter
"A tense, taut, real-life political thriller."--Booklist
"An exciting account of the Catholic resistance in England under Elizabeth."--New Statesman
"Hogge deftly narrates the seething world of religious conflict in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England."--Publishers Weekly
"Compelling storytelling."--The Observer
Hogge s absorbing narrative of the experience of [Catholic] underground life reads like a historical novel. --The Guardian"
Hogge deftly narrates the seething world of religious conflict in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England. --Publishers Weekly"
An illuminating look at an often overlooked period of church-state turmoil . . . Draws surprising parallels with events today. --National Catholic Reporter"
An exciting account of the Catholic resistance in England under Elizabeth. --New Statesman"
Compelling storytelling. --The Observer"
Alice Hogge s vivid narrative culminates in a gripping account of the [Gunpowder] Plot and its disastrous denouement. --Eamon Duffy, New York Review of Books"
A well-researched, skillfully crafted book that evokes the physical as well as the intellectual world of Renaissance English Catholicism. --Weekly Standard"
A tense, taut, real-life political thriller. --Booklist"
[A] vivid and moving portrait of the Counterreformation in the Elizabethan age. --Jonathan Mirsky, The Spectator (A Book of the Year)"
Paints a vivid picture of the stresses of operating in secret, under false identities, in constant fear of betrayal. --London Times"
The final chapters make moving, even tragic reading. --Evening Standard"
Excellently researched and beautifully written. --Financial Times"
"[A] vivid and moving portrait of the Counterreformation in the Elizabethan age."--Jonathan Mirsky, The Spectator (A Book of the Year)

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