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The lady of the rivers

by Philippa Gregory

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilippa Gregory
    SeriesThe cousins" war
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6057.R386 L33 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination443 p. :
    Number of Pages443
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25332268M
    ISBN 109781416563716
    LC Control Number2012372204

      Listen Free to Lady of the Rivers audiobook by Philippa Gregory with a 30 Day Free Trial! Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet and iOS and Android devices.   The Lady of the Rivers audiobook, by Philippa Gregory #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory weaves witchcraft, passion, and adventure into the story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the War of the Roses. Descended from Melusina, the river goddess, Jacquetta has 3/5.

    The Lady of the Rivers - Ebook written by Philippa Gregory. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Lady of the Rivers/5(). The Lady of the Rivers (Cousins' War, 3) Philippa Gregory, Simon & Schuster pp. ISBN Summary Philippa Gregory masterfully weaves passion, adventure, and witchcraft into the story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, who would survive two reigns and two wars to become the first lady at the rival courts of both Lancaster and York.

      Anne Rivers Siddons in Maine. Photograph courtesy of Kem Siddons. Cliff Graubart, he of the Old New York Book Shop, called me on the 9th of September to tell me that Annie—Anne Rivers . The Lady of the Rivers tells the story of Jaquetta of Luxemburg, the mother of Elizabeth Woodville (aka The White Queen), and her story is not that interesting to be honest. Jaquetta is basically used in this book to tell the story of Margaret d'Anjou and the beginning of the War of the Roses.4/5(45).


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The lady of the rivers by Philippa Gregory Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Lady of the Rivers (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #1; Cousins War #3), Philippa Gregory The Lady of the Rivers is a historical novel by Philippa Gregory, part of her series The Cousins' War.

The story is narrated by Jacquetta of Luxembourg, mother of Elizabeth Woodville, and covers the reign of the Lancastrian King Henry VI.4/5. The book is written in the first person, from the perspective of Jacquetta (Lady Rivers), and is written in the present tense.

For me, these two factors limit the scope of the story. Jacquetta's viewpoint becomes quite tedious at times, although it is successful in depicting the vagaries of life at The lady of the rivers book in the fifteenth century/5(K).

Confessions of a Book Addict "I adored The White Queen and I'd have to say The Lady of the Rivers is just as y is one of my favorite brings to life moments in history better than any other author that I've encountered. The Lady of the Rivers is the perfect mixture of history, romance, action, and intrigue.".

Reading Group Guide. This reading group guide for The Lady of the Rivers includes an introduction, discussion questions, ideas for enhancing your book club, and a Q&A with author Phillipa suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion/5().

The book is written in the first person, from the perspective of Jacquetta (Lady Rivers), and is written in the present tense. For me, these two factors limit the scope of the story.

Jacquetta's viewpoint becomes quite tedious at times, although it is successful in depicting the vagaries of /5(K).

Lady of the Rivers Brought this book to take on holiday, could not put ot down. Links into history are so well written, it is compulsive reading. Ruth Gledhill, 08/04/ Wonderful book I've read all Philippa's books and can't wait for the next.

I love the way she brings history to life from a woman's perspective/5(). The Lady of the Rivers Descended from Melusina, the river goddess, Jacquetta has always had the gift of second sight.

As a child visiting her uncle, she meets his prisoner, Joan of Arc, and recognizes her own power in the young woman accused of witchcraft.4/5(4). Free download or read online The Lady of the Rivers pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Philippa Gregory. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Joan of Arc, Elizabeth Woodville.4/5(43K).

The Lady of the Rivers is number-one New York Times best-selling author Philippa Gregory’s remarkable story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the Wars of the Roses. Descended from Melusina, the river goddess, Jacquetta always has had the gift of second sight.

This reading group guide for The Lady of the Rivers includes an introduction, discussion questions, ideas for enhancing your book club, and a Q&A with author Phillipa suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your ed on: Ap 60 quotes from The Lady of the Rivers (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #1; Cousins War #3): ‘The wheel of fortune [ ] tells us that we all only want.

The Lady Rivers is a character usually untouched by history, especially in a time that is so overshadowed by men and tyrants. Jacquetta is best known as the mother of Elizabeth Woodville, Queen of England and wife to Edward, the first York King/5().

The Lady Rivers is a character usually untouched by history, especially in a time that is so overshadowed by men and tyrants. Jacquetta is best known as the mother of Elizabeth Woodville, Queen of England and wife to Edward, the first York King/5(4).

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The Lady of the Rivers is the third in The Cousins' War series by Philippa Gregory, following on from The White Queen and The Red Queen; although chronologically it can be read first.

The Lady of the Rivers begins in France in and is about the life of Jacquetta of Luxembourg.4/5(44). The Lady of the Rivers Book Summary and Study Guide. Philippa Gregory Booklist Philippa Gregory Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Lady of the Rivers; The historical figure Jacquetta of Luxembourg serves as witness to the beginnings of England's War of the Roses.

Jacquetta is a woman of noble birth who has to use her family's. The Lady of the Rivers Written by nab from Altoona, PA on November 6th, Book Rating: 5/5; Jacquetta was real to me.

Philippa Gregory brought her alive. I wanted to better understand the times she lived in so I researched a little.

I recommend the The Wars of The Roses: A Bloody Crown, Produced by Simply Media TV. Search results for: ''The Lady of the Rivers'' The Lady of the Rivers Part #1 of "The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels" series by Philippa Gregory Literature & Fiction / Historical Fiction. Jacquetta, daughter of the Count of Luxembourg and kinswoman to half the royalty of Europe, was married to the great Englishman John, Duke of Bedford, uncle to.

The Lady of the Rivers is the first in The Cousin's War series by Philippa Gregory. It was first published in on the 15th of September by the company Simon& Shuster.

Jacquetta of Luxembourg is chosen to marry the Duke of Bedford, but when he dies, she becomes a healthy, young widow. Her only friend is Duke's squire, Richard Woodville, and it is not long before the two become lovers and Author: Philippa Gregory.

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If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel.Number 1 bestselling author Philippa Gregory continues her series, "The Cousins War", with Jacquetta Woodville, mother of the White Queen. Jacquetta, daughter of the Count of Luxembourg and kinswoman to half the royalty of Europe, was married to the great Englishman John, Duke of Bedford, uncle to Henry VI.

Widowed at the age of nineteen she took. The Lady of the Rivers "is #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Philippa Gregory's remarkable story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the Wars of the ded from Melusina, the river goddess, Jacquetta always has had the gift of second sight.4/5(K).