The Rose of York: Love & War
THE ROSE OF YORK: LOVE & WAR
Before Romeo and Juliet, there was Richard and Anne...
A true love story set in Malory's England, and the winner of eight awards.
The first novel in the multi-award winning ROSE OF YORK SERIES by the acclaimed author of The King's Daughter and Lady Of The Roses, revolving around the tragic figure of King Richard III and the Wars of the Roses.
“Expounding an historical epic of honor and love during the time of the Wars of the Roses, The Rose of York: Love & War is both dramatic and evocative in its portrayal of struggling souls making the best choices they can in an unjust world. A deftly written, reader engaging, thoroughly entertaining and enthusiastically recommended historical novel which documents its author as a gifted literary talent.”~ Midwest Book Review (June 2004)
A Romantic Times TOP PICK!
“The historical detail is marvelous. Worth's depiction of the troubled times, uncertainty of life and the portrayal of historical figures as multidimensional people with good intentions, bad decisions, greed, jealousy and goodness of heart will leave you wanting the next book immediately.” ~ The RT Book Reviews Magazine (November 2003)
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mdelcid25 - LibraryThing
I have never found the view of Richard III as being a monstrous, hunch-backed ogre to be believable in the least. He was known as a fine warrior and had admirably overseen Northern England for many ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - marieburton2004 - LibraryThing
This book is the first of a series by Sandra Worth, published in 2003 about the Wars of the Roses. For those who do not know, The Wars of the Roses was a period in England of civil wars from about ... Read full review