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Written on: 01/06/2010 by judylugg (48 reviews written)
Penman is one of the best Historical Novelists writing today, if not the best, closely followed, I think, by Elizabeth Chadwick.
The SUNNE IN SPLENDOUR was written several years ago which was when I first read it. It is a novel about Richard 3rd., the much maligned (mainly by Shakespeare) last Plantagenet King. I believe that Shakespeare, because he was writing in the time of the direct descendants of the winner of the Battle of Bosworth (Henry Tudor, that Henry 7th.)was actually obliged to… Read Full Review
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