[KINDLE] ❄ My Enemy, the Queen By Victoria Holt – Thomashillier.co.uk

My Enemy, the Queen It Was Lettice Who Married The Earl Of Leicester, Whom Elizabeth I Loved And It Was Lettice Who Was The Mother Of The Queen S Beloved Earl Of Essex That Young Earl Would One Day Break The Queen S Heart.It Was Always Lettice, The Constant Spoiler In The Triangle Of Love Surrounding Elizabeth


About the Author: Victoria Holt

Librarian Note There isthan one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread forinformation.Eleanor Alice Burford, Mrs George Percival Hibbert was a British author of about 200 historical novels, most of them under the pen name Jean Plaidy which had sold 14 million copies by the time of her death She chose to use various names because of the differences in subjec Librarian Note There isthan one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread forinformation.Eleanor Alice Burford, Mrs George Percival Hibbert was a British author of about 200 historical novels, most of them under the pen name Jean Plaidy which had sold 14 million copies by the time of her death She chose to use various names because of the differences in subject matter between her books the best known, apart from Plaidy, are Victoria Holt 56 million and Philippa Carr 3 million Lesser known were the novels Hibbert published under her maiden name Eleanor Burford, or the pseudonyms of Elbur Ford, Kathleen Kellow and Ellalice Tate Many of her readers under one penname never suspected her other identities Wikipedia



10 thoughts on “My Enemy, the Queen

  1. says:

    The court of Elizabeth I from another viewpoint Interesting read, I was fascinated to learnabout Lettice Knowles From previous books I have read about the period, I had heard Lettice s name occasionally, and knew there was some speculation about whether or not Henry VIII fathered her mother during his affair with Mary Boleyn We ll never know All in all an enjoyable read not the greatest in the historical fiction genre, but worthwhile to learnabout the secondary players in the t The court of Elizabeth I from another viewpoint Interesting r...


  2. says:

    Just arrived from Finland through BM The first part of this book was just about the love affair between Lettice, Elizabeth I and Earl of Leicester, nothing else After Leicester s death then the plot became quite interesting with the characters of Earl of Essex, Francis Bacon and Raleigh.


  3. says:

    Una novela que trata sobre la vida de Lettice Knoyles, quien fue prima lejana de Elizabeth I, la Reina Virgen , cuyas vidas estuvieron entrelazadas por dos hombres Robert Duddley Conde de Leicester y Robert Devereux, Conde de Essex.La novela est escrita por Eleanor Alice Burford quien escribi muchos dramas de corte hist rico,romandico,g ticos bajo varios seud nimos como Phillipa Carr novelas rom nticas, de corte g tico y de misterio, como Jean Plaidy escribi la mayor a de sus dramas hist r Una novela que trata sobre la vida de Lettice Knoyles, quien fue prima lejana de Elizabeth I, la Reina Virgen , cuyas vidas estuvieron entrelazadas por dos hombres Robert Duddley Conde de Leicester y Robert Devereux, Conde de Essex.La novela est escrita por Eleanor Alice Burford quien escribi muchos dramas de corte hist rico,romandico,g ticos bajo varios seud nimos como Phillipa Carr novelas rom nticas, de corte g tico y de misterio, como Jean Plaidy escribi la mayor a de sus dramas hist ricos basados en los personajes de la corona inglesa o francesa Por eso me llam la atenci n que bajo el nombre de Victoria Holt con el cual escribi muchos dramas g ticos rom nticos y que en este g nero es mi autora favorita , escribiera esta historia basada en un personaje que si bien no fue princesa ni reina, estuvo relacionado con la nobleza inglesa y con Elizabeth I por parentesco y por otros motivos, lo que ha...


  4. says:

    Lettice Devereaux tells the tragic story of Elizabeth I and her love for two men the Earl of Leicester and the Earl of Essex One must move past the persona Lettice projects to see the essence of this tale Lettice s life revolves around court and the Queen who is her cousin A vain woman who prides herself in her beauty,...


  5. says:

    I read this back in grade school when I was first getting into historical fiction Jean Plaidy Victoria Holt was one of the first authors I read because my mother had lots of her books I enjoyed this one immensely whe...


  6. says:

    Slow going, unfortunately Lettice is neither likable nor entertainingly bitchy Hoping things will pick up.Update finally picked this one up and finished it On the whole, I liked it, but I never really warmed to Lettice, especially in her behavior to Robert Dudley This did whet my ap...


  7. says:

    The Other Boleyn Girl should be this good Victoria Holt could tell a story and make it fascinating with nary a ripped bodice in sight I didn t believe Lettice Knollys actually existed until I came across a reference to her in a scholarly work She was the granddaughter of He...


  8. says:

    This is my favorite historical novel ever I had just recently traveled through England, and Holt talks about all the amazing places that I had just seen the ruins of It is a must to anyone who has traveled through London and the surrounding countryside I had read so many different accou...


  9. says:

    I read so many Victoria Holt books that I don t remember much about them individually But this one did stick with me It was a great read and I really enjoy historical fiction especially about the old royal families.


  10. says:

    Books written by Victoria Holt are so cheesy, but sometimes that s exactly what you need I ve read a loooot of her books when I was 14 15 years old..that was the last time I ve read them I absolutely loved them at the time I m thinking of reading one of her books just for the old times sake


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