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The undisputed queen of Regency romance

Advantages: Interesting and informative
Disadvantages: More likely to be of interest to Heyer fans

It's almost forty years since Georgette Heyer died and yet with the exception of the five titles she herself had suppressed, all of her novels are still in print and still selling in large quantities and year on year she's still attracting new readers. By ...

ladybracknell 27.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller - Jennifer Kloester

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The Guy Who Put Richard Under a Car Park

Advantages: Informative and Readble.
Disadvantages: It does go into depth.

Okay, at the time it was an Abbey but as I was taking the 'out of headlines' approach to titles it had to be that. If it had not been Richard's skeleton, it would have been, 'Henry VIII's Dad'. Which sums up the problem and opportunities for any writer o ...

Tolteca 17.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Winter King: The Dawn of Tudor England - Thomas Penn

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