The best-selling royalty books (and one DVD) of May and June 2010, based on sales made through the Royalty.nu site and its companion blogs:
The Young Victoria. 2008 movie on DVD starring Emily Blunt as Victoria and Rupert Friend as Prince Albert. The movie won an Oscar for costume design.
We Two: Victoria and Albert – Rulers, Partners, Rivals by Gillian Gill. An account of Queen Victoria’s passionate, complicated marriage.
The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt by Aidan Dodson, Dyan Hilton. A genealogical sourcebook of the Pharaohs.
Diana: Her True Story by Andrew Morton. Princess Diana secretly helped the author write this biography, which shattered the myth that she led a perfect fairy-tale life.
An Uncommon Woman by Hannah Pakula. Biography of Queen Victoria’s eldest daughter, who was the wife of German emperor Frederick III and the mother of Wilhelm II.
For more books about royalty, visit the Royal Books page!