Giveaway: MAID OF THE KING'S COURT (US & Canada)

Giveaway: MAID OF THE KING'S COURT (US & Canada)

MAID OF THE KING’S COURT (US & Canada)

by Lucy Worsley

Release Date: March 14, 2017

Publisher: Candlewick Press

About the Book

In the vibrant, volatile court of Henry VIII, can even the most willful young woman direct her own fate and follow her heart in a world ruled by powerful men?

Clever, headstrong Elizabeth Rose Camperdowne knows her duty. As the sole heiress to an old but impoverished noble family, Eliza must marry a man of wealth and title — it’s the only fate for a girl of her standing. But when a surprising turn of events lands her in the royal court as a maid of honor to Anne of Cleves, Eliza is drawn into the dizzying, dangerous orbit of Henry the Eighth and struggles to distinguish friend from foe. Is her glamorous flirt of a cousin, Katherine Howard, an ally in this deceptive place, or is she Eliza’s worst enemy? And then there’s Ned Barsby, the king’s handsome page, who is entirely unsuitable for Eliza but impossible to ignore. British historian Lucy Worsley provides a vivid, romantic glimpse of the treachery, tragedy, and thrills of life in the Tudor court.

About the Author

Lucy Worsley is the chief curator at Historic Royal Palaces. She is also a presenter of programs on royalty and other topics for the BBC. Maid of the King's Court is her young adult novel debut. Lucy Worsley lives in London.

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Giveaway Details

10 winners will each receive a hardcover copy of MAID OF THE KING’S COURT.

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John on Monday, 20 March 2017 18:27

Both the cover and the synopsis make me want to learn more! Kudos!

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Both the cover and the synopsis make me want to learn more! Kudos!
Julie on Monday, 20 March 2017 19:11

The synopsis sounds intriguing. I like court stories. And the cover is nice.

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The synopsis sounds intriguing. I like court stories. And the cover is nice.
Susan T. on Sunday, 26 March 2017 14:32

I love anything Henry VIII and Tudor related so I'm excited for this one! I really like the cover, she looks a bit guilty of something!

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I love anything Henry VIII and Tudor related so I'm excited for this one! I really like the cover, she looks a bit guilty of something! :D
Irene Menge on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 08:10

Great synopsis. Made me want to read it. But does she look guilty or fearful on the cover? Of course, in the court of Henry VIII, both would be appropriate.

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Great synopsis. Made me want to read it. But does she look guilty or fearful on the cover? Of course, in the court of Henry VIII, both would be appropriate.
Lily M. on Saturday, 01 April 2017 02:00

I like the font on the cover ?

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I like the font on the cover ?
Danielle Hammelef on Thursday, 06 April 2017 18:41

The cover is intriguing and matches the exciting synopsis. I love reading about royalty.

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The cover is intriguing and matches the exciting synopsis. I love reading about royalty.
Caity Dooley on Monday, 10 April 2017 22:13

I'm obsessed with the colours in the cover and the synopsis is really intriguing, I most likely will be giving this a read even if I don't win

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I'm obsessed with the colours in the cover and the synopsis is really intriguing, I most likely will be giving this a read even if I don't win
Nancy Hernandez on Wednesday, 12 April 2017 20:39

The cover is very interesting and I think ill like the protagonist if she is headstrong character.

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The cover is very interesting and I think ill like the protagonist if she is headstrong character.
Kelly G on Thursday, 13 April 2017 15:31

Love the cover for this one! It sounds slightly mysterious, as well!

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Love the cover for this one! It sounds slightly mysterious, as well!
Penny Olson on Friday, 14 April 2017 18:08

The cover is beautiful and the story sounds exciting.

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The cover is beautiful and the story sounds exciting.

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