Uneasy Lies The Head

Plaidy, Jean


Following the Wars of the Roses, Henry VII’s health weakens. The deaths of his wife and eldest son, Arthur, have left him bitter. But Henry VII is wary of the Prince of Wales, his son, Henry, who fights him for the hand of Arthur’s young widow, Katharine of Aragon.

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Publish Date: 02/02/2006
ISBN: 9780099492481 Category:


If you like Philippa Gregory, you will love this vibrant and captivating historical page-turner from multi-million copy and international bestselling author Jean Plaidy – the perfect blend of history with romance and drama.

‘Full – bloodied, dramatic, exciting’ – THE OBSERVER

‘Plaidy, by the skilful blending of superb storytelling and meticulous attention to authenticity of detail and depth of charaterization has become one of the country’s most widely read novelists.’ – THE SUNDAY TIMES
‘It is hard to better Jean Plaidy . . . both elegant and exciting’ – DAILY MIRROR
‘Excellent. Jean Plaidy really knows how to bring history to life.’ — ***** Reader review
‘Great, exciting. Couldn’t put down’ — ***** Reader review


In the aftermath of the bloody Wars of the Roses, Henry Tudor has seized the English crown, finally uniting the warring Houses of York and Lancaster through his marriage to Elizabeth of York.

But whilst Henry VII rules wisely and justly, he is haunted by Elizabeth’s missing brothers; the infamous two Princes, their fate in the Tower forever a shrouded secret.
Then tragedy strikes at the heart of Henry’s family, and it is against his own son that the king must fight for a bride and his throne…

The Tudor Saga continues in Katharine, the Virgin Widow.

Additional information

Weight 319 g
Dimensions 198 × 129 × 29 mm










823.912 (edition:22)


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