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Watch the Lady Penelope Devereux is a legendary beauty in the court of Elizabeth, but it s not just her looks which mark her apart With her canny instinct for being in the right place at the right time and her skilled political manipulation, she has become a formidable adversary to anyone who stands in her path And now, Penelope must secure the future of the Devereux dynasty at whatever cost Even treason For the Queen is just one pawn in a deadly game


About the Author: Elizabeth Fremantle

Elizabeth Fremantle is the critically acclaimed author of Tudor and Elizabethan set novels Queen s Gambit, Sisters of Treason, Watch the Lady and Times Books of the Year The Girl in the Glass Tower and The Poison Bed, a historical thriller written under the name EC Fremantle described as a Jacobean Gone Girl Her latest novel is The Honey and the Sting, published August 6th 2020 as EC FremantleShe lives in London



10 thoughts on “Watch the Lady

  1. says:

    The famed beauty Penelope Devereux, reported to be the muse of poet Robert Sidney, was born in 1563 She s the great grand daughter of Mary Boleyn by Henry VIII and her mother is Lettice Knollys who vexed Elizabeth I by marrying her favourite Robert Dudley, Earl of Leiceste


  2. says:

    Once again Elizabeth Fremantle fails to impress.Penelope Devereux, the sister to Robert, led a very exciting life during the Renaissance reign of Elizabeth I and I ve tried to read every book I could find about her.With such riches from which to mine when writing this book, Fremant


  3. says:

    For many of us history buffs, the story of the Earl of Essex is well known, but not so much the story of his older sister , Penelope The author of this book expressed her desire to adhere to historical fact whenever possible, but she often had to resort to conjecture because so much is not


  4. says:

    This was another great read by Elizabeth Freemantle This time she delves into the later years of the reign of Elizabeth I by telling the story of Penelope Devereux, lady in waiting to Elizabeth and sister of Elizabeth s favorite of the time the second Earl of Essex, Robert Devereux.What I loved most


  5. says:

    I liked that this was about completely different members of the Tudor Mess.Still this dragged in places and was too romantic for me.


  6. says:

    Watch the lady watch and waitLord Cecil admonishes his overeager sonWater hollows a stone, not by force but by falling often The lady in question is Penelope Devereux, a descendant of Mary Boleyn and therefore related to Queen Elizabeth I, and the object of Robert Cecil s wrath as he tries to thwart her and her broth


  7. says:

    I ve given this an A B for narration and a B for content at AudioGals.Watch the Lady is a fascinating piece of historical fiction based on the life of Lady Penelope Rich, the sister of Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex Penelope is widely believed to have been the inspiration for Sir Philip Sydney s famous sonnet sequence, Astrop


  8. says:

    I enjoyed reading this book it was really interesting Recommended.


  9. says:

    Really enjoyed Recommended.


  10. says:

    What a wonderful book A fascinating look at the last 15 years or so of Elizabeth I s reign, a time that rarely receives attention, focusing on charismatic siblings and Elizabeth s favourites Penelope Devereux and the Earl of Essex.


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