Thames Valley History Festival - A King's Obsession: Jane Seymour

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Patron's Event- Alison Weir

It is just ten days since the death of the King’s previous wife, but now it is Jane’s wedding day. Haunted by the fate of her predecessor, Jane treads her perilous path to triumph and tragedy. A young woman of courage and compassion, come from a family tainted by scandal; all will be well if she can give the King what he wants. Jane loves the old faith, but she lives in an England in the throes of a religious revolution, where those who speak out risk death. How is she to survive in this terrifying world? Acclaimed author and historian Alison Weir continues her epic Six Tudor Queens series with this third captivating novel, which brings to life Jane Seymour, King Henry VIII’s most cherished bride and mother of his only legitimate male heir.

Some of the Royal Court will be in attendance. Will you risk chatting with Henry VIII and his new wife, Queen Jane. Will there be intrigue with Thomas Cromwell? Will you sympathise with Katherine of Aragon? Meet them all before you get comfortable and listen as Alison Weir tells all.

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