Alison Weir
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Alison Weir

Alison Weir is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Innocent Traitor and The Lady Elizabeth and several historical biographies, including Mistress of the Monarchy, Queen Isabella, Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, The Life of Elizabeth I, and The Six Wives of Henry VIII. She lives in Surrey, England with her husband and two children.

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Best Sellers

    • Innocent Traitor

    • A Novel of Lady Jane Grey
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Stina Nielsen, Davina Porter, Bianca Amato
    • Length: 18 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,916
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,124

    Weir uses her vast knowledge and captivating narrative style to craft her first historical novel, choosing Lady Jane Grey, the most sympathetic heroine of Tudor England, as her subject....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superior listen!

    • By Jt on 03-05-07

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen

    • A Novel
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 22 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 656
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 600
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 601

    A princess of Spain, Catalina is only 16 years old when she sets foot on the shores of England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely Wonderful!

    • By DebaDeb on 08-23-16

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Six Wives of Henry VIII

    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 22 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,469
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,340
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,329

    This acclaimed best seller from popular historian Alison Weir is a fascinating look at the Tudor family dynasty and its most infamous ruler....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Overview AND Sordid Details

    • By Troy on 10-29-13

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Life of Elizabeth I

    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Davina Porter
    • Length: 23 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,309
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,185
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,179

    Elizabeth I, also known as the Virgin Queen, ascended to the throne at age 25 and never married, yet ruled for 44 years and steered England into its Golden Age....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Golden Age

    • By Jean on 08-03-13

    Regular price: $41.99

    • Jane Seymour

    • The Haunted Queen
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 19 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100

    Twenty-five-year-old Jane Seymour wants nothing more than to become a nun. But her ambitious father has forced her to live at court as lady-in-waiting to Queen Katherine of Aragon....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jane Seymour so human, so beloved and now so real.

    • By Julia on 05-17-18

    Regular price: $38.49

    • Captive Queen

    • A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 19 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 354
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 267

    Eleanor of Aquitaine was the beautiful 12th-century woman who was queen of France until she abandoned her husband for the younger man who would become king of England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Why the Negativity?

    • By E. Willaims on 06-28-11

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Lancaster and York

    • The Wars of the Roses
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Maggie Mash
    • Length: 22 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 102
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101

    Lancater and York is a riveting account of the Wars of the Roses, from the beloved and best-selling historian Alison Weir....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Dense, fascinating history...questionable delivery

    • By kbreezy on 10-04-17

    Regular price: $27.71

    • Queens of the Conquest

    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Julia Franklin
    • Length: 17 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    The lives of England's medieval queens were packed with tragedy, betrayal, love, warfare, adultery, and mystery - but their stories are obscured by centuries of myth and prejudice....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting as Always

    • By Ann on 11-04-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Elizabeth of York

    • A Tudor Queen and Her World
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Maggie Mash
    • Length: 22 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 312
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 289
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 284

    It is often forgotten that the life of the first Tudor queen, Elizabeth of York, Henry VIII's mother and Elizabeth I's grandmother, spanned one of England' s most dramatic and perilous periods....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • NARRATOR SHOULD HAVE STUCK TO OWN VOICE !!!

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-08-15

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Lost Tudor Princess

    • The Life of Lady Margaret Douglas
    • By: Alison Weir
    • Narrated by: Maggie Mash
    • Length: 20 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 155
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 156

    From New York Times best-selling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir comes the first biography of Mary Douglas, the beautiful, cunning niece of Henry VIII of England....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting piece of history; but, Dull & Tedious.

    • By Kelly on 03-08-16

    Regular price: $38.49

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