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Fatal Throne

The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All

Fatal Throne( )
Author: Anderson, M. T.
Hemphill, Stephanie
Sandell, Lisa Ann
Donnelly, Jennifer
Park, Linda Sue
Hopkinson, Deborah
Concept by: Fleming, Candace
ISBN:978-1-5247-1619-6
Publication Date:May 2018
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Imprint:Schwartz & Wade Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $18.99
Book Description:

He was King Henry VIII, a charismatic and extravagant ruler obsessed with both his power as king and with siring a male heir. They were his queens--six ill-fated women, each bound for divorce, or beheading, or death. Watch spellbound as each of Henry's wives attempts to survive their unpredictable king and his power-hungry court. See the sword flash as fiery Anne Boleyn is beheaded for adultery. Follow Jane Seymour as she rises from bullied court maiden to...
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Book Details
Pages:416
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Royalty
Juvenile Fiction / Historical / Europe
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.63 x 9.399 x 1.482 Inches
Book Weight:1.439 Pounds
Author Biography
Anderson, M. T. (Author)
M. T. Anderson was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on November 4, 1968. He was educated in English literature at Harvard University and Cambridge University, and received his MFA in Creative Writing from Syracuse University. He primarily writes picture books for children and novels for young adults. His picture books include Handel, Who Knew What He Liked; Strange Mr. Satie; The Serpent Came to Gloucester; and Me, All Alone, at the End of the World. His young adult books include Thirsty, Burger Wuss, and Feed, which won the L.A. Times Book Award for YA fiction in 2003. He also writes the series A Pals in Peril Tale, and The Norumbegan Quartet.

Anderson Won the 2006 National Book Award in Young People's Literature for The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume 1: The Pox Party.

His title Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad, was a finalist for the 2016 YALSA-ALA Award for Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction.

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