Reviews

  • "A fascinating portrait of power, love and royalty in dangerous times"

    SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE
  • "Quite simply one of the most enthralling history books I've ever read ... a convincing and captivating portrayal of the Virgin Queen and the man who meant more to her than any other. You must read this!"

    ALISON WEIR
  • "Gristwood disentangles the many myths and stories that have been spun about the life-long love and loyalty between the queen and her 'Sweet Robin'."

    DAILY TELEGRAPH
  • "[A] vivacious and absorbing study"

    SUNDAY TIMES
  • "Vivid and lively"

    DAILY MAIL