Reviews

  • Elizabeth Fremantle's The Girl in the Glass Tower is a stunning historical thriller set in the chaos leading up to the death of Elizabeth I.

    from publisher's description
  • A major new voice in historical fiction. Hilary Mantel fans should read

    Bookseller
  • An endlessly fascinating era, and Fremantle manages to combine pacey storytelling with superb background. Terrifically entertaining

    The Times
  • A glamourous tale peopled by warrior poets, flamboyant courtiers and shameless loves, it is also sharp, perceptive and dramatic

    Sunday Express
  • Rich and Enticing

    Stylist
  • The research and historical detail are impeccable. Fans will enjoy this evocation of Elizabeth's tumultuous court

    Times
  • Arbella Stuart was a pawn, at the mercy of the powerful people around her. Hers is a sad and moving tale, and Fremantle tells it beautifully

    History Girls