People who like the romance novels at airports and checkout stands. If you know nothing of history, it is a good beach listen..
No. Had I realized that Phillipa Gregory was also responsible for
The performance by the narrator was fine.
Only that I will buy future books after reading ALL the reviews and not just buy the the books with cummulative high ratings.
The author COMPLETELY MISUNDERSTANDS the historical Catherine of Aragon. The real woman was interesting and as a devout Spanish orthodox Catholic princess, she never would think to do the most of the things she does in this book. A very good novel could have been written while staying historically accurate. The whole point of her fight to the death with Henry VIII was that she NEVER lied about her virginity and that she was his true and just wife. This book says she lied. She would be putting her immortal soul in danger. She was bred to be a perfect queen. She was unfailing obedient except to deny that she did not come to Henry as a maid. She would never
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