The Earl of Warwick, known as the 'Kingmaker' had the power to make a king... and to unmake him.
Jean Plaidy, one of the preeminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert, also know as Victoria Holt. Jean Plaidy's novels had sold more than 14 million copies worldwide by the time of her death in 1993.
These books are page-turners; they offer a wonderful way to learn
about history, their heroines are smart, strong and in control of
their destinies and their stories will remain with you for
ever...They are a celebration of women's spirit throughout history.
* Daily Express *
One of England's foremost historical novelists * Birmingham Mail *
Plaidy excels at blending history with romance and drama * New York Times *
Far and away my favourite writer * Wendy Holden *
Plaidy has brought the past to life * Times Literary Supplement *