Book lovers! We’re hosting day 3 of Kyra Kramer’s Book Tour and running an international contest to give away a copy of her fascinating new book: Henry VII’s Health in a Nutshell.
Thinking of visiting Hampton Court? Check out this list of things to see while you’re there!
Seven year itch: evidence suggests Henry VIII may have been close to taking a seventh wife before his death
The Tudor monarch King Henry VIII is perhaps best known for his penchant for marriage, famously taking six wives during his lifetime – and now a recently published book suggests that Henry was about to take a seventh before getting cold feet and calling the whole thing off.
If you came up against Henry VIII at a jousting tournament, it might just have been advisable to let the king win.
British author Philippa Gregory delighted a packed auditorium last night in Toronto, as she spoke about the way she writes historical fiction, her views on Henry VIII, and the travails of going on tour.
Nancy Bilyeau takes a look at two recent books about King Henry VIII – Blood Will Tell: A Medical Explanation of the Tyranny of Henry VIII, and Henry VIII: the Life and Rule of England’s Nero
If you lived in the Tudor era, which one of Henry VIII’s unfortunate wives would you have been?
My visit to Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge in Epping Forest.