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Blood of the White Rose
by Ellie Huncote (Goodreads Author)
May 1471. On their way to another battle in the long-drawn-out civil war that will come to be known as the Wars of the Roses, the hopeful Yorkist party, led by their glorious king Edward IV, make a stop in Malmesbury, an ancient country abbey town. Before facing the battle, the men – nobles and commoners alike – take what may be their last opportunity to enjoy wine and ...more
Kindle Edition, 476 pages
Published December 21st 2013 by Penmara Publishing
(first published April 21st 2013)
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This is a book about Richard 3rd, or, rather, it is about people on periphery of the events that culminated with the Battle of Bosworth. In essence, it's a love story that grows from a chance meeting between two people from very different stations in life. It's an interesting read, because it doesn't focus on the great and good but, instead, it concentrates on an ordinary woman whose path in life is irrevocably altered by the choices she makes. It's worth reading for a different take on the ...more