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Alison Weir

Biography

Alison Weir

Alison Weir is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels INNOCENT TRAITOR and THE LADY ELIZABETH and several historical biographies, including MISTRESS OF THE MONARCHY, QUEEN ISABELLA, HENRY VIII, ELEANOR OF AQUITANE, THE LIFE OF ELIZABETH I and THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII. She lives in Surrey, England with her husband and two children.

Alison Weir

Books by Alison Weir

by Alison Weir - Biography, History, Nonfiction

Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, Elizabeth I. But it is often forgotten that the life of the first Tudor queen, Elizabeth of York, Henry’s mother and Elizabeth’s grandmother, spanned one of England’s most dramatic and perilous periods. Now Alison Weir presents the first modern biography of this extraordinary woman, whose very existence united the realm and ensured the survival of the Plantagenet bloodline.

by Alison Weir - Biography, History, Nonfiction

Alison Weir reconstructs the real story of the much-misrepresented Mary Boleyn. Mary was a woman whose star rose and fell in the glittering Tudor court, whose life ended in banishment and relative obscurity when she dared to marry for love.