The Virgin's Lover

Philippa Gregory January 18, 2019

In the autumn of 1558, church bells across England ring out the joyous news that Elizabeth I is the new queen One woman hears the tidings with utter dread She is Amy Dudley, wife of Sir Robert, and she knows that Elizabeth s ambitious leap to the throne will draw her husband back to the center of the glamorous Tudor court, where he was born to be.Elizabeth s excited triuIn the autumn of 1558, church bells across England ring out the joyous news that Elizabeth I is the new queen One woman hears the tidings with utter dread She is Amy Dudley, wife of Sir Robert, and she knows that Elizabeth s ambitious leap to the throne will draw her husband back to the center of the glamorous Tudor court, where he was born to be.Elizabeth s excited triumph is short lived She has inherited a bankrupt country where treason is rampant and foreign war a certainty Her faithful advisor William Cecil warns her that she will only survive if she marries a strong prince to govern the rebellious country, but the one man Elizabeth desires is her childhood friend, the ambitious Robert Dudley As the young couple falls in love, a question hangs in the air can he really set aside his wife and marry the queen When Amy is found dead, Elizabeth and Dudley are suddenly plunged into a struggle for survival.Philippa Gregory s The Virgin s Lover answer the question about an unsolved crime that has fascinated detectives and historians for centuries Intelligent, romantic, and compelling, The Virgin s Lover presents a young woman on the brink of greatness, a young man whose ambition exceeds his means, and the wife who cannot forgive them.


  • Title: The Virgin's Lover
  • Author: Philippa Gregory
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 377
  • Format: Paperback
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