Rosie’s Book Review Team #RBRT Owen by @tonyriches #Tudors #Bookreview

As a big Tudorphile, I’m adding this trilogy to my Tudor ro-read list.

Rosie Amber

Today’s team book review comes from Noelle, she blogs at http://saylingaway.wordpress.com

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Noelle chose to read and review Owen by Tony Riches

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Book Review: Owen, Book One of the Tudor Trilogy by Tony Riches

Move over, Philippa Gregory! I love to read books about the Tudors, so when Rosie Amber offered a historical novel about the founding of the Tudor dynasty, about which I knew nothing, I couldn’t resist.

The story begins in England in 1422. Owen Tudor, who comes from a line of Welsh nobleman but of humble beginnings, has risen by virtue of hard work and not a little luck, from being a soldier in the King’s army to keeper of the Queen’s household. His mistress, Catherine of Valois, is both beautiful and lonely – her husband Henry V, is a warrior and often away, leaving her with their infant son. Hers is a dangerous life, with civil war…

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