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by O'Brien, Anne

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TitleThe King's Sister
Author / Responsible partyO'Brien, Anne
GenreHistorical Fiction
TopicsHistorical Fiction Royalty History
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


1382. Daughter of John of Gaunt, sister to the future King Henry IV, Elizabeth of Lancaster has learned the shrewd tricks of the court from England’s most powerful men.In a time of political turmoil, allegiance to family is everything. A Plantagenet princess should never defy her father’s wishes. Yet headstrong Elizabeth refuses to bow to the fate of a strategic marriage. Rejecting her duty, Elizabeth weds the charming and ruthlessly ambitious Sir John Holland: Duke of Exeter, half-brother to King Richard II and the one man she has always wanted.But defiance can come at a price.1399. Elizabeth’s brother Henry has seized the throne. Her husband, confidant to the usurped Richard, masterminds a secret plot against the new King. Trapped in a dangerous web, Elizabeth must make a choice.Defy the King and betray her family. Or condemn her husband and send him to his death.Defiant Daughter. Desired Wife. Loyal Cousin. Loving Sister.

Additional Information

System control numberS12574
Original Print PublisherAustralia: Harlequin Mira, 2015
Narrator NameElizabeth Oats.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator