Can you believe it’s almost February? And that means it’s time for your sneak peek at next month’s new royalty books. (As always, publication dates are subject to change.)
Nero: Emperor and Court by John F. Drinkwater. Explores court politics, the Fire of 64, Nero’s Golden House, and more.
Aethelred the Unready by Richard Abels. English king Aethelred faced challenges that he, his advisers and generals were unable to overcome.
Among the Wolves of Court by Lauren MacKay. A look at the lives of Thomas and George Boleyn, father and brother of English queen Anne Boleyn.
Rani Laxmibai: Warrior-Queen of Jhansi by Pratibha Ranade. The British annexed Indian queen Lakshmibai’s kingdom and humiliated her, but she died a hero.
For the full list of February’s new royalty books, visit the Royalty.nu Books page on February 1. Or you can go there right now to see all the new books from December and January!
If I could only read one of these books, it would have to be Among the Wolves of the Court because of its great title AND my addiction to books about the court of Henry VIII. Which book would you pick, and why?