By Anne Easter Smith
A KING MISUNDERSTOOD by way of historical past,
A LOVE tale THAT hasn't ever BEEN informed
In A Rose for the Crown, we meet certainly one of history's alleged villains in the course of the eyes of an enthralling new heroine -- the lady who used to be the mum of his illegitimate youngsters, a lady who enjoyed him for who he relatively used to be, it doesn't matter what the associated fee to herself.
As Kate Haute strikes from her peasant roots to the posh palaces of britain, her direction is inextricably intertwined with that of Richard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard III. even if they can by no means marry, their younger ardour grows right into a love that sustains them via struggle, own tragedy, and the damaging heights of political triumph.
Anne Easter Smith's impeccable learn offers the spine of an engrossing and colourful debut from an important new historic novelist.
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