The red queen: Cousins' War Series, Book 2

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Heiress to the red rose of Lancaster, Margaret Beaufort never surrenders her belief that her house is the true ruler of England and that she has a great destiny before her. Her ambitions are disappointed when her sainted cousin Henry VI fails to recognize her as a kindred spirit, and she is even more dismayed when he sinks into madness. Her mother mocks her plans, revealing that Margaret will always be burdened with the reputation of her father, one of the most famously incompetent English commanders in France. Married to a man twice her age, quickly widowed, and a mother at only fourteen, Margaret is determined to turn her lonely life into a triumph. She sets her heart on putting her son on the throne of England regardless of the cost to herself, to England, and even to the little boy. Disregarding rival heirs and the overwhelming power of the York dynasty, she names him Henry, like the king; sends him into exile; and pledges him in marriage to her enemy Elizabeth of York's daughter.
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Beaufort, Margaret
Beaufort, Margaret, -- Countess of Richmond and Derby, -- 1443-1509
Beaufort, Margaret, -- Countess of Richmond and Derby, -- 1443-1509 -- Fiction
Biographical fiction
Edward
Edward -- V, -- King of England, -- 1470-1483
Edward -- V, -- King of England, -- 1470-1483 -- Fiction
Elizabeth
Elizabeth, -- Queen, consort of Edward IV, King of England, -- 1437?-1492
Elizabeth, -- Queen, consort of Edward IV, King of England, -- 1437?-1492 -- Fiction
England
Fiction
FICTION / Historical
Great Britain
Great Britain -- History -- Edward IV, 1461-1483 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- House of Lancaster, 1399-1461 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Richard III, 1483-1485 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485 -- Fiction
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction
Heads of state
Henry
Henry -- VI, -- King of England, -- 1421-1471
Henry -- VI, -- King of England, -- 1421-1471 -- Fiction
Henry -- VII, -- King of England, -- 1457-1509
Henry -- VII, -- King of England, -- 1457-1509 -- Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Kings, queens, rulers, etc
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Kings and rulers
Lancaster, House of
Lancaster, House of -- Fiction
Middle Ages
Nobility
Nobility -- Great Britain
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Queens
Queens -- Great Britain -- Fiction
Richard
Richard, -- Duke of York, -- 1472-1483
Richard, -- Duke of York, -- 1472-1483 -- Fiction
Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485
Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485 -- Fiction
Richard -- III -- King of England -- 1452-1485 -- Fiction
Tudor, House of
Tudor, House of -- Fiction
Wars of the Roses (Great Britain : 1455-1485)
Women
Women -- England -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500 -- Fiction
Women -- Middle Ages
York, House of
York, House of -- Fiction
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9781416563730
144230488
9781442304406
9781449818401
9781442304888
9781416563938
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Beaufort, Margaret, -- Countess of Richmond and Derby, -- 1443-1509, Beaufort, Margaret, -- Countess of Richmond and Derby, -- 1443-1509 -- Fiction, Biographical fiction, Edward -- V, -- King of England, -- 1470-1483, Edward -- V, -- King of England, -- 1470-1483 -- Fiction, Elizabeth, -- Queen, consort of Edward IV, King of England, -- 1437?-1492, Elizabeth, -- Queen, consort of Edward IV, King of England, -- 1437?-1492 -- Fiction, England, FICTION / Historical, Fiction, Great Britain, Great Britain -- History -- Edward IV, 1461-1483 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- House of Lancaster, 1399-1461 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- Richard III, 1483-1485 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction, Heads of state, Henry -- VI, -- King of England, -- 1421-1471, Henry -- VI, -- King of England, -- 1421-1471 -- Fiction, Henry -- VII, -- King of England, -- 1457-1509, Henry -- VII, -- King of England, -- 1457-1509 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, History, Kings and rulers, Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Great Britain -- Fiction, Lancaster, House of, Lancaster, House of -- Fiction, Nobility, Nobility -- Great Britain, Nobility -- Great Britain -- Fiction, Queens -- Great Britain -- Fiction, Richard -- III -- King of England -- 1452-1485 -- Fiction, Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485, Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485 -- Fiction, Richard, -- Duke of York, -- 1472-1483, Richard, -- Duke of York, -- 1472-1483 -- Fiction, Tudor, House of, Tudor, House of -- Fiction, Wars of the Roses (Great Britain : 1455-1485), Women -- England -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500 -- Fiction, Women -- Middle Ages, York, House of, York, House of -- Fiction
title_display The red queen
title_full The Red Queen Cousins' War Series, Book 2, The red queen / Philippa Gregory, The red queen [electronic resource] / Philippa Gregory, The red queen [sound recording] / Philippa Gregory
title_short The red queen
title_sub Cousins' War Series, Book 2
topic_facet Audiobooks, Beaufort, Margaret, Edward, Elizabeth, Fiction, Heads of state, Henry, Historical Fiction, History, Kings and rulers, Kings, queens, rulers, etc, Lancaster, House of, Middle Ages, Nobility, Queens, Richard, Tudor, House of, Women, York, House of