BOOK REVIEWS

Anne Boleyn: The King’s Obsession by Alison Weir

Anne Boleyn: The King’s Obsession by Alison Weir

When I heard Alison Weir was publishing a novel about Anne Boleyn, my inner history nerd was jumping for joy! For those of you who are new to Anna La Reine, I am a huge fan of Anne Boleyn. She is one of my favorite queens in history. I guess you could say that King Henry VIII was not the only one who was obsessed with Anne Boleyn?!   Anne Boleyn: The King’s Obsession is the second novel of Alison Weir’s Six Tudor Queens series, (I still...

Book Review: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

The Last Tudor is the latest novel by Philippa Gregory. I have read many of her books over the last decade, and I absolutely love her work. She is one of my favorite historical fiction authors. Philippa Gregory’s novel, The Other Boleyn Girl, has been made into a movie. Two of her other novels, The White Queen and The White Princess, have been made into TV miniseries on the Starz network.   Reading The Last Tudor was bitter sweet. Gregory mentioned that this might be her last...