The King's Concubine

The King's Concubine

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Mistress to the King. Confidante of the Queen. Whore to the court. Her fate is double edged; loved by the majesties, ostracised by her peers. Alice must balance her future with care as her star begins to rise - the despised Concubine is not untouchable. Politics and pillow talk are dangerous bedfellows. The fading great King wants her in his bed.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 624 pages
  • 126 x 198 x 42mm | 421.84g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • MIRA
  • Richmond, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustration, map
  • 1848450990
  • 9781848450998
  • 102,986

About Anne O'Brien

Anne O'Brien taught History in Yorkshire before deciding to fulfill an ambition to write historical fiction. She now lives in an eighteenth century timbered cottage with her husband in the Welsh Marches. Steeped in history, as well as ghosts and folklore, the Marches provide inspiration for her interest in medieval England. Anne has a strong presence on Twittershow more

Review quote

"'Better than Philippa Gregory' - The Bookseller 'Anne O'Brien has joined the exclusive club of excellent historical novelists.' - Sunday Express"show more

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1,887 ratings
3.91 out of 5 stars
5 32% (609)
4 37% (701)
3 23% (431)
2 6% (109)
1 2% (37)
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