Archive for the ‘Historical Fiction’ Category

Told from the point of view of the daughter of Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand of Spain, Princess Catalina’s life and marriage to Henry VIII is fascinating.  We see how children of royalty were pawns in the royal moves for power and consolidating territory.  This is a compelling behind-the-scenes look at the political machinations of King Henry’s court.  It is a very interesting imagining.

Evaluation: 4 out of 5