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Vicki

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  • Wolf Hall

    • ABRIDGED (7 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated By Dan Stevens
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (2)
    Story
    (2)

    England, the 1520s. Henry VIII is on the throne, but has no heir. Cardinal Wolsey is his chief advisor, charged with securing the divorce the pope refuses to grant. Into this atmosphere of distrust and need comes Thomas Cromwell, first as Wolsey's clerk, and later his successor. Cromwell is a wholly original man: the son of a brutal blacksmith, a political genius, a briber, a charmer, a bully, a man with a delicate and deadly expertise in manipulating people and events.

    Vicki says: "mantel just keeps getting better!"
    "mantel just keeps getting better!"
    Overall

    Although I found Wolf Hall hard going at times and really had to occassionally focus, there were many many moments where I was drawn back in just to relish the prose - the story for me, was secondary - the writing is superb!

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