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Three sisters, three queens / by Philippa Gregory.

Three sisters, three queens / by Philippa Gregory.
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ISBN 9781410494160
Author Gregory, Philippa author.
Title Three sisters, three queens / by Philippa Gregory.
Edition Large print edition.
Publisher/Date Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2016.
©2016
Pagination etc. 855 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Plantagenet and Tudor novels 8.
Summary Note As sisters they share an everlasting bond. As queens they can break each other's hearts. "There is only one bond that I trust: between a woman and her sisters. We never take our eyes off each other. In love and in rivalry, we always think of each other." When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Margaret, takes her measure. With one look, each knows the other for a rival, an ally, a pawn, destined, with Margaret's younger sister Mary, to a sisterhood unique in all the world. The three sisters will become the queens of England, Scotland, and France. United by family loyalties and affections, the three queens find themselves set against each other. Katherine commands an army against Margaret and kills her husband James IV of Scotland. But Margaret's boy becomes heir to the Tudor throne when Katherine loses her son. Mary steals the widowed Margaret's proposed husband, but when Mary is widowed it is her secret marriage for love that is the envy of the others. As they experience betrayals, dangers, loss, and passion, the three sisters find that the only constant in their perilous lives is their special bond, more powerful than any man, even a king.
Subject - Name Catherine, -- of Aragon, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1485-1536 -- Fiction
Margaret, -- Queen, consort of James IV, King of Scotland, 1489-1541 -- Fiction
Mary, -- Queen, consort of Louis XII, King of France, 1496-1533 -- Fiction
Subject Sisters -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Historical fiction.
Large type books.
Shelf Location LP GREG
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