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    • First of the Tudors

    • By: Joanna Hickson
    • Narrated by: Tom Clegg, Non Haf
    • Length: 14 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Jasper Tudor, son of Queen Catherine and her second husband, Owen Tudor, has grown up far from the intrigue of the royal court. But after he and his brother Edmund are summoned to London, their half brother, King Henry VI, takes a keen interest in their future. Bestowing earldoms on them both, Henry also gives them the wardship of the young heiress Margaret Beaufort. Although she is still a child, Jasper becomes devoted to her and is devastated when Henry arranges her betrothal to Edmund.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • War of the Roses, Again

    • By Laurel on 03-27-17

    Regular price: $15.45

    • The Tudor Crown

    • By: Joanna Hickson
    • Narrated by: Karen Cass, Oliver J. Hembrough
    • Length: 14 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
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    She’ll betray her King to crown her son. When Edward of York takes back the English crown, the Wars of the Roses scatter the Lancastrian nobility, and young Henry Tudor, with a strong claim to the throne, is forced into exile. Recently widowed and vulnerable, his mother, Lady Margaret Beaufort, forges an uncomfortable alliance with Edward’s Queen, Elizabeth Woodville. Swearing an oath of allegiance to York, Margaret agrees to marry the King’s shrewdest courtier, Lord Stanley. But can she tread the precarious line between duty to her husband, loyalty to her son, and her obligation to God and the King?

    Regular price: $15.26

    • The Agincourt Bride

    • By: Joanna Hickson
    • Narrated by: Catherine Harvey
    • Length: 16 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
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      4 out of 5 stars 107

    When her own first child is tragically still-born, the young Mette is pressed into service as a wet-nurse at the court of the mad king, Charles VI of France. Her young charge is the princess, Catherine de Valois, caught up in the turbulence and chaos of life at court. Mette and the child forge a bond, one that transcends Mette’s lowly position. But as Catherine approaches womanhood, her unique position seals her fate as a pawn between two powerful dynasties.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Michelle on 02-16-13

    Regular price: $18.11

    • The Tudor Bride

    • By: Joanna Hickson
    • Narrated by: Maggie Mash
    • Length: 23 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      3 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The thrilling story of Catherine de Valois - the French princess who became an English queen. Perfect for fans of Philippa Gregory. Even the greatest of queens have rules - to break them would cost her dearly… King Henry V's new French Queen, Catherine, dazzles the crowds in England but life at court is full of intrigue and her loyal companion, Mette, suspects that the beautiful Eleanor Cobham, protégée of the Duke of Gloucester, is spying for him.

    Regular price: $20.24

    • Red Rose, White Rose

    • By: Joanna Hickson
    • Narrated by: Chloe Massey
    • Length: 13 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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      4 out of 5 stars 3

    The powerful story of Cecily Neville, torn between both sides in the War of the Roses, from the critically acclaimed author of The Agincourt Bride.In fifteenth century England the Neville family rules the north with an iron fist. Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland, a giant of a man and a staunch Lancastrian, cunningly consolidates power by negotiating brilliant marriages for his children....

    Regular price: $14.97