The Cousins' War

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Brother turns on brother. The throne of England is at stake. The deadly Wars of the Roses have begun....

They ruled England before the Tudors, and now internationally best-selling author Philippa Gregory brings the Plantagenets to life through the dramatic and intimate stories of the secret players: the indomitable women.

Elizabeth Woodville, a woman of extraordinary beauty and ambition, secretly marries the newly crowned boy king of England. While she rises to the demands of her exalted position and fights for the success of her family, her two sons become the central figures in a famous unsolved mystery that has confounded historians for centuries: the lost princes in the Tower of London.

Philippa Gregory brings the artistry and intellect of a master writer and storyteller to a new era in history and begins what is sure to be another best-selling classic series.

©2009 Philippa Gregory (P)2011 Simon & Schuster
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  • Volume 1 de la série

    • White Queen

    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Susan Lyons
    • Durée : 15 h
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    They ruled England before the Tudors, and now internationally best-selling author Philippa Gregory brings the Plantagenets to life through the dramatic and intimate stories of the secret players: the indomitable women.

    Prix : 24,91 €

  • Volume 2 de la série

    • The Red Queen

    • A Novel
    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 12 h et 24 min
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    Heiress to the red rose of Lancaster, Margaret Beaufort never surrenders her belief that her house is the true ruler of England and that she has a great destiny before her. Her ambitions are disappointed when her sainted cousin Henry VI fails to recognize her as a kindred spirit, and she is even more dismayed when he sinks into madness.

    Prix : 29,85 €

    • The Red Queen

    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Emily Watson, Gareth Armstrong
    • Durée : 12 h et 26 min
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    The Red Queen tells the story of the child-bride of Edmund Tudor, who, although widowed in her early teens, uses her determination of character and wily plotting to infiltrate the house of York under the guise of loyal friend and servant, undermine the support for Richard III and ultimately ensure that her only son, Henry Tudor, triumphs as King of England.

    Prix : 13,28 €

  • Volume 3 de la série

    • The Lady of the Rivers

    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 19 h et 7 min
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    Jacquetta always has had the gift of second sight. As a child visiting her uncle, she met his prisoner, Joan of Arc, and saw her own power reflected in the young woman accused of witchcraft. They share the mystery of the tarot card of the wheel of fortune before Joan is taken to a horrific death. Jacquetta understands the danger for a woman who dares to dream. Jacquetta is married to the Duke of Bedford, English regent of France, and he introduces her to a mysterious world of learning and alchemy.

    Prix : 27,46 €

  • Volume 4 de la série

    • The Kingmaker's Daughter

    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 15 h et 7 min
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    In The Kingmaker's Daughter, number one New York Times best-selling author Philippa Gregory presents the riveting story of Anne Neville, her sister Isabel, and their ever-changing fortunes. The Kingmaker's Daughter is the gripping and ultimately tragic story of the daughters of the man known as the "Kingmaker", the most powerful magnate in England through the Cousins' Wars. In the absence of a son and heir, he uses the two girls as pawns in his political games.

    Prix : 26,09 €

  • Volume 5 de la série

    • The White Princess

    • Cousins' War, Book 5
    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 19 h
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    The newest novel from #1 New York Times best-selling author and "queen of royal fiction" ( USA Today) Philippa Gregory tells the passionate story of Elizabeth of York, daughter of the White Queen, who gets caught in the middle of a battle for the crown of England. A princess from birth, Elizabeth fell in love with Richard III, though her mother made an arranged betrothal for her with the pretender to the throne: Henry Tudor. When Henry defeats Richard against all odds, Elizabeth has to marry the man who murdered her lover in battle.

    Prix : 25,36 €

  • Volume 6 de la série

    • The King's Curse

    • Cousins' War, Book 6
    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 24 h et 12 min
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    Regarded as yet another threat to the volatile King Henry VII's claim to the throne, Margaret Pole, cousin to Elizabeth of York (known as the White Princess) and daughter of George, Duke of Clarence, is married off to a steady and kind Lancaster supporter - Sir Richard Pole. For his loyalty, Sir Richard is entrusted with the governorship of Wales, but Margaret's contented daily life is changed forever with the arrival of Arthur, the young Prince of Wales, and his beautiful bride, Katherine of Aragon.

    Prix : 30,51 €

    • The King's Curse

    • Cousins' War Book 6
    • De : Philippa Gregory
    • Lu par : Bianca Amato
    • Durée : 24 h et 10 min
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    The riveting story of Margaret Pole, daughter of George, Duke of Clarence, and was one of the few surviving members of the Plantagenet dynasty after the Wars of the Roses. Plantagenet, once carried proudly by Margaret like a crown upon her head, is now, at the end of the 15th century, the most dangerous name in England...

    Prix : 20,44 €