Philippa Gregory is an internationally renowned author of historical novels. She holds a PhD in eighteenth-century literature from the University of Edinburgh. Works that have been adapted for television include A Respectable Trade, The Other Boleyn Girl and The Queen's Fool. The Other Boleyn Girl is now a major film, starring Scarlett Johansson, Natalie Portman and Eric Bana. Philippa Gregory lives in the North of England with her family.
Praise for Philppa Gregory:
`Gregory's research is impeccable which makes her imaginative fiction all the more convincing.' Daily Mail
`Gregory is great at conjuring a Tudor film-set of gorgeous gowns and golden-lattered dining. She invokes some swoonsome images...while the politics are personal enough to remain pertinent.' DailyTelegraph
`Subtle and exciting.' Daily Express
`Written from instinct, not out of calculation, and it
Peter Ackroyd, The Times
`For sheer pace and percussive drama it will take a lot of beating.' Sunday Times