Produced as part of the Quick Reads Series, Alison Weir's Traitors of the Tower is a wonderful introduction to this brilliant historian.
Alison Weir is one of Britain's top-selling historians. She is the author of numerous works of history and historical fiction, specialising in the medieval and Tudor periods. Her bestselling history books include The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Elizabeth of York and The Lost Tudor Princess. Her novels include Innocent Traitor, Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen and Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession. She is an Honorary Life Patron of Historic Royal Palaces and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. She lives and works in Surrey.
Alison Weir is one of our greatest popular historians * Daily Mail
Weir provides immense satisfaction. She writes in a pacy, vivid style, engaging the heart as well as the mind -- Amanda Foreman * Independent *
Weir wears her learning lightly and has a pleasant habit of anticipating all the questions of a curious reader * Publishers Weekly *