The Queen's Vow: A Novel of Isabella of Castile
Publish date: July 2nd 2013
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, 15th Century
Why, oh why, did I wait so long to read my first Gortner novel? He's long been on my TBR given the non-stop raves I've heard for his other novels, and I fell into mad fangirl love after seeing him speak at the Historical Novel Society conference a few weeks ago. His speech was full of passion for ...
My rating: 3 of 5 starsA copy of The Queen's Vow was provided to me by Random House for review purposes.C.W. Gortner is well known for his historical fiction novels and I have been interested in reading his works for many years. This being my first one, I was impressed. His detailing of Isabella is ...
After my semi rant about there not being enough fiction about Isabella, I was ecstatic when I saw this book. A story from a notable historical fiction author about a woman and her husband who, in a highly patriarchical age, made Spain from to -> ?Yes, please!As this is my first time reading fictio...
I'm not normally a reader of historical fiction that involves a real person. I normally shy away because there is no way anyone would know what a person was thinking so many years ago. But, I am always up for trying something new. The Queen's Vow is the story of Queen Isabella of Castille and is ...