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User Review  - marshapetry - LibraryThing

Not nearly finished but, man, what a great book, and the narrator is awesome. Read with enough pause between sentences that you can really take in and think about what was just said... excellent ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jaylia3 - LibraryThing

Powerful and ambitious cousin queens at a time when kings ruled Europe, I found this dual biography of Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots deeply and doubly interesting. By depicting both personal ... Read full review

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

The title refers to two 16th century monarchs, cousins and contemporaries whose lives would profoundly affect each other. Elizabeth I, Queen of England, and Mary, Queen of Scots. Both provoked ... Read full review

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User Review  - dragon25a - LibraryThing

I found the comparison of the personalities and characters of the two queens to be well documented and very helpful in understanding the motivations for the vastly differing perspectives they held. I found the treatment of the two queens fairly balanced. I would like to read more from this author. Read full review

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User Review  - Janine2011 - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book. I am more of a fan of Mary Queen of Scots than of Elizabeth. I think Elizabeth gets painted far too much of a saint in many books and Mary as the queen who let her passions ... Read full review

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An excellent, lively book - very well written and presented.

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User Review  - JanicsEblen - LibraryThing

A long read. The comparison between the two Queens/Cousins was certainly well researched and done. Just a bit to long for my taste. Read full review

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User Review  - charlie68 - LibraryThing

The subject is well represented and the author keeps the reader awake with engaging writing. Good insight into these times and these people. Read full review

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User Review  - wendyburrill - LibraryThing

The relationship aspect was fascinating and the history informative and accessible. Read full review

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User Review  - AmberTheHuman - LibraryThing

A long read but totally worth it. Read full review


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