Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles by Margaret George audiobook

Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles: A Novel

By Margaret George
Read by Wanda McCaddon  and Donada Peters

Random House Audio 9780312082628
42.54 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781415936269

She was a child crowned a queen.... A sinner hailed as a saint.... A lover denounced as a whore... A woman murdered for her dreams... Margaret George's Mary Queen of Scotland & the Isles brings to life the fascinating story of Mary, who became the Queen of Scots when she was only six days old. Raised in the glittering French court, returning to Scotland to rule as a Catholic monarch over a newly Protestant country, and executed like a criminal in Queen Elizabeth's England, Queen Mary lived a life like no other, and Margaret George weaves the facts into a stunning work of historical fiction.

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Summary

Summary

She was a child crowned a queen.... A sinner hailed as a saint.... A lover denounced as a whore... A woman murdered for her dreams... Margaret George's Mary Queen of Scotland & the Isles brings to life the fascinating story of Mary, who became the Queen of Scots when she was only six days old. Raised in the glittering French court, returning to Scotland to rule as a Catholic monarch over a newly Protestant country, and executed like a criminal in Queen Elizabeth's England, Queen Mary lived a life like no other, and Margaret George weaves the facts into a stunning work of historical fiction.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“George has created an engrossing novel. Moreover, her deep sympathy for her subject renders Mary an entirely real and unforgettable heroine.” Publishers Weekly
“With a seamless use of original letters, diaries, and poems: a popular, readable, inordinately moving tribute to a remarkable queen.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author Bio: Margaret George

Author Bio: Margaret George

Margaret George specializes in epic fictional biographies of historical figures, taking pains to make them as factually accurate as possible without compromising the drama. Her bestselling Autobiography of Henry VIII continues to be popular, and The Memoirs of Cleopatra is the basis for the Emmy-nominated Cleopatra miniseries from ABC. All of her books have been bestsellers, with twenty-one foreign translations.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 42.54
Audience: Adult
Language: English