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Dark Queen Rising

by Paul Doherty

Part of the Bloody Tudor mystery Series

Dark Queen Rising Synopsis

'Doherty, the master of the historical whodunit' Booklist 'His fascination for history comes off the page' Daily Express 'Doherty excels in grafting a fair-play whodunit onto actual historical events' Publishers Weekly London, 1471. The War of the Roses rages on . . . Edward of York has claimed the English throne and his Yorkist supporters gleefully slaughter their adversaries; there's no mercy for anyone who supported the Lancastrian cause. Margaret Beaufort - mother of Henry Tudor, the only hope for the House of Lancaster - knows her enemies are closing in. Desperate for help she turns to Christopher Urswicke for protection. But when ruthless scheming and pitiless killings are the only routes to survival, Urswicke will have to choose where his loyalties truly lie.

Dark Queen Rising Press Reviews

Doherty, the master of the historical whodunit * * Booklist * * His fascination for history comes off the page * * Daily Express * * Doherty excels in grafting a fair-play whodunit onto actual historical events * * Publishers Weekly * *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781786894892
Publication date: 1st August 2019
Author: Paul Doherty
Publisher: Black Thorn an imprint of Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 224 pages
Categories: Historical mysteries, Historical fiction,

About Paul Doherty

Paul Doherty has written over 100 books and was awarded the Herodotus Award, for lifelong achievement for excellence in the writing of historical mysteries by the Historical Mystery Appreciation Society. His books have been translated into more than twenty languages and include the historical mysteries of Brother Athelstan and Hugh Corbett. Dark Queen Rising is the first book in the series. paulcdoherty.com

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