The tragic story of Catherine Howard and King Henry VIII. From the bestselling author of The Queen’s Midwife and The King’s Sweetheart.
Another poignant and fascinating novel about the passion and intrigue within the Royal Court in Tudor England.
Disillusioned with his latest queen, Anne of Cleves, King Henry VIII turns his attentions to pretty, young Catherine Howard. She has already pledged her troth to her cousin, Tom Culpeper, but outside forces choose a different destiny for her.
When Henry is told that those he loves and trusts most have betrayed him, he shows that he can still be a bitter and vengeful king.