- ISBN 9780751548259
- Categories BX, BX BXOS, BXOS, Fiction, General Fiction, Hot Selling, New Arrivals OS
- Author(s) Elizabeth Chadwick
- Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
- Weight 0.43 kg
An extraordinary woman. A legendary queen. In 1154, Eleanor of Aquitaine, one of the most powerful women in Europe, is crowned queen of England beside her young husband Henry II. While Henry battles their enemies and lays his plans, Eleanor is an adept acting ruler and mother to their growing brood of children. But she yearns for more than this - if only Henry would listen. Instead, Henry pushes Eleanor to the sidelines, involving himself with a young mistress and denying Eleanor her rightful authority. As matters reach a crisis, Eleanor becomes caught up in a family rebellion.