Monday, 30 May 2016

Isabella of Angouleme: The Tangled Queen Part 1 by Erica Laine
Release Date: 28th October 2015
Pages: 194
Genres: Historical Fiction



Set in the thirteenth century, the kingdoms of England and France are struggling over territory as the powerful Angevins threaten the French king. In regions far from Paris local fiefdoms disregard all authority.
The Tangled Queen is the story of the little known and very young Isabella of AngoulĂȘme who was abducted by King John in 1200. She became his second wife and queen consort, aged 12. He was the most reviled king in English history and his lust for her led to the loss of Normandy and the destruction of the Plantagenet Empire, which then brought about the Magna Carta.
Isabella came of age in England, but was denied her place in court. Her story is full of thwarted ambition, passion, pride and cruelty. She longed for power of her own and returned to France after the death of John to live a life of treachery and intrigue…


https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17862182-cradled-dreams?from_search=true&search_version=service



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