Katherine Warner, October 9, 2009 (view all comments by Katherine Warner)
We know Mary Tudor as the infamous "Bloody Mary", one of the cruelest monarchs in England's history, but what was the cause of her tyranny? Carolyn Meyers mixes historical fact with brilliant storytelling to make the reading audience feel sympathy and compassion for "Bloody Mary".
The tumultuous childhood of Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon who became Mary I, queen of England prior to Elizabeth I and was known as "Bloody Mary", is chronicled.
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