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The other Boleyn girl : a novel

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two sisters competing for the greatest prize: the love of a king. When Mary Boleyn comes to court as an innocent girl of fourteen, she catches the eye of Henry VIII. Dazzled by the king, Mary falls in love with both her golden prince and her growing role as unofficial queen. However, she soon realizes just how much she is a pawn in her family's ambitious plots as the king's interest begins to wane and she is forced  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Anne Boleyn, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Catharine, of Aragon Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Mary Boleyn; Henry, King of England; Anne Boleyn, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Mary Boleyn; Catharine, of Aragon Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Henry, King of England
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Gregory
ISBN: 0743227441 9780743227445
OCLC Number: 48507719
Description: 664 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Philippa Gregory.
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"You want a real page-turner, but you don't want to tarnish your reputation for literary taste. "The Other Boleyn Girl" is your kind of...book." -- Janice Numura, "Newsday"

 
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