Royal bestsellers: May & June 2014


 

Recently, World of Royalty visitors have been reading about British and European royalty (including the ever-popular Romanovs), Alexander the Great, and some badly behaved princesses.

#1

The Romanov Sisters by Helen Rappaport. An account of the lives of Russian Grand Duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia.

#2

Royal Marriage Secrets by John Ashdown-Hill. Were the Princes in the Tower illegitimate? Was Queen Victoria “Mrs. Brown”? This book exposes the hidden skeletons of England’s most famous rulers.

#3

By the Spear by Ian Worthington. Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian Empire.

and (tied)

Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion by Anne Somerset. Biography of the queen who ascended the thrones of England, Scotland and Ireland in 1702.

#4

Queen Victoria’s Granddaughters: 1860-1918 by Christina Croft. Queen Victoria showered her 22 granddaughters with an affection she seldom showed her own children.

and (tied)

Princesses Behaving Badly by Linda Rodriguez McRobbie. Mini-biographies of dozens of ruthless princesses, including Stephanie von Hohenlohe, Olga of Kiev, and Rani Lakshmibai.

This list is based on sales made through the Royalty.nu website and the Royal News Blog (which you’re reading right now).

For more books about royalty, visit the Royalty.nu Books page!

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