The first full-length biography of an extraordinary love affair between one of the most important men of English History and a thoroughly modern woman.
Alison Weir lives and works in Surrey. She is one of Britain's foremost popular historians. Her books include Britain's Royal Families, The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Children of England, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Henry VIII- King and Court, Mary, Queen of Scots, Isabella- She-Wolf of France, Queen of England and most recently the novel Innocent Traitor.
"Alison Weir has perfected the art of bringing history to life. There is a breadth of vision to her research and writing that provides a sense of time and place as well as consequence." -- "Chicago Tribune" "Alison Weir is one of our greatest popular historians." -- "The Daily Mail" "Weir provides immense satisfaction. She writes in a pacy, vivid style, engaging the heart as it does the mind." -- "The Independent" "Alison Weir's hugely popular history books are as gripping as novels." -- "The Times of London"