Anne O'Brien was born in the West Riding of Yorkshire. After gaining a BA Honours degree in History at Manchester University and a Master's in Education at Hull, she lived in the East Riding for many years as a teacher of history. She now lives with her husband in an eighteenth-century timber-framed cottage in depths of the Welsh Marches in Herefordshire on the borders between England and Wales.
Praise for THE QUEEN'S CHOICE `O'Brien cleverly intertwines the personal and political in this enjoyable, gripping tale' The Times `Joanna of Navarre is the feisty heroine in Anne O'Brien's fast-paced historical novel The Queen's Choice.' -Good Housekeeping `O'Brien is a terrific storyteller' - Daily Telegraph `A gripping story of love, heartache and political intrigue.' -Woman & Home `Packed with drama, danger, romance and history, The Queen's Choice is the perfect reading choice for the long winter nights.' - The Press Association `A gripping historical drama.' -Bella `O'Brien is now approaching Philippa Gregory status - and this book ... shows why.' Reader's Digest