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The Scandalous Duchess by Anne O’Brien

The Scandalous Duchess by Anne O’Brien My rating: 4 of 5 stars An impoverished widow Lady Katherine Swynford seeks employment with the Duke of Lancaster John of Gaunt. She had been raised by his mother and served his first wife … Continue reading

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The Kingmaker’s Daughter by Philippa Gregory

The Kingmaker’s Daughter by Philippa Gregory My rating: 3 of 5 stars My least favourite so far of the cousins’ war series! Read it to have completed all the ones being used for TV series… The story of Anne Neville … Continue reading

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A Place Beyond Courage by Elizabeth Chadwick

A Place Beyond Courage by Elizabeth Chadwick My rating: 5 of 5 stars A gripping story of John Marshal and his family during the fight between Stephen and Matilda for the thrown after the death of Henry !!. A bitter … Continue reading

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