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Alison Weir
Alison Weir

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Alison Weir is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Innocent Traitor and The Lady Elizabeth and several historical biographies, including Mistress of the Monarchy, Queen Isabella, Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, The Life of Elizabeth I, and The Six Wives of Henry VIII. She lives in Surrey, England with her husband and two children.

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Captive Queen
A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $15.00

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Captive Queen
A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $11.99

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The Children of Henry VIII

Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

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The Children of Henry VIII

Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: July 8, 1997
Price: $16.00

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A Dangerous Inheritance
A Novel of Tudor Rivals and the Secret of the Tower
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

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A Dangerous Inheritance
A Novel of Tudor Rivals and the Secret of the Tower
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 560 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Eleanor of Aquitaine
A Life
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: April 3, 2001
Price: $17.00

Renowned in her time for being the most beautiful woman in Europe, the wife of two kings and mother of three, Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the great heroines of the Middle Ages. Despite the fact that she lived in an age in which women were regarded as little more... Read more >
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Eleanor of Aquitaine
A Life
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 480 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $12.99

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Elizabeth of York
A Tudor Queen and Her World
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $18.00

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Elizabeth of York
A Tudor Queen and Her World
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $30.00

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Elizabeth of York
A Tudor Queen and Her World
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 608 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $13.99

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Henry VIII
The King and His Court
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: October 29, 2002
Price: $18.00

Meticulous in historic detail, narrated with high style and grand drama, Alison Weir brilliantly brings to life the king, the court, and the fascinating men and women who vied for its pleasures and rewards.

Stimulating and tumultuous, the court of Henry VIII attracted the finest minds and greatest beauties in Renaissance England—poets... Read more >
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Henry VIII
The King and His Court
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 656 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

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Innocent Traitor
A Novel of Lady Jane Grey
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $15.00

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Innocent Traitor
A Novel of Lady Jane Grey
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: February 27, 2007
Price: $11.99

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The Lady Elizabeth
A Novel
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $15.00

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The Lady Elizabeth
A Novel
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $11.99

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The Lady in the Tower
The Fall of Anne Boleyn
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $17.00

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The Lady in the Tower
The Fall of Anne Boleyn
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 384 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: January 5, 2010
Price: $13.99

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The Life of Elizabeth I

Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: October 5, 1999
Price: $18.00

A New York Times bestseller. Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I remained an extremely private person throughout her reign, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with no one–not even her closest, most trusted advisers. Now, in this brilliantly researched, fascinating book, acclaimed biographer Alison... Read more >
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The Life of Elizabeth I

Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 560 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $13.99

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The Marriage Game
A Novel of Queen Elizabeth I
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $26.00

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The Marriage Game
A Novel of Queen Elizabeth I
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $12.99

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Mary Boleyn
The Mistress of Kings
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $18.00

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Mary Boleyn
The Mistress of Kings
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook, 400 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $12.99

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