This is a wonderfully juicy historical novel so convincing that it’s difficult to believe it is the author’s first. Just as the newly crowned Elizabeth I is about to become. Complete summary of Robin Maxwell’s The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Secret Diary of Anne. Just as she begins to feel overwhelmed, a peasant comes forward with a long- secreted possession: Anne Boleyn’s diary. As Elizabeth reads slowly through her .

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Dudley locked his gaze on the Queen’s. Jan 13, Maggie rated it liked sercet Shelves: But this avowal doesn’t prevent Elizabeth from pursuing a torrid love affair with her horsemaster, Robin Dudley boleyb described with near-shocking candor — as too are Thf graphic trysts with a very persistent and lustful Henry. Her body was described as 5’3” with long fingers. Robin Maxwell’s book about Queen Elizabeth discovering Anne’s secret diary, learning about her mother in her mother’s own words, was enlightening.

I love these sorts of premises for novels hidden diaries, newly-unearthed. And on learning the truth about her lascivious and despotic father, Henry VIII, she vows never to relinquish control to any bolyen. Jul 25, Tori rated it really liked it. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn Summary –

She obtains the diary from Anne’s fool who was trusted with the safe-keeping and delivery of the precious volume. But this is a diary written over a long period of time. That is why this book is historical fiction. Her novels have been translated into sixteen languages. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. He saw that she was about to cry. I recognized a number of booeyn from Anne, Henry, and others that have been documented by historians and placed in this fictional context.

I decided to read it for a school project since it was the only Anne Boleyn related book on the list, and after the first few pages I was simply pulled in. With no thought to the disapproving stares of her councillors, Elizabeth reached up and with careless intimacy caressed Dudley’s cheek, drawing her long white fingers down his face, slowly tracing the sharp fine of his jaw and chin, ending with a tiny tickle in the hollow of his throat. I looked everywhere to find this version of the book because ane one the cover appealed to me yes I do pick some of my books by covers and I wanted the secrte things at the end of the book.

Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations. While she had been raised to believe that her mother was little more than an amoral albeit beautiful witch, the diary reveals Anne’s true character as fiery and passionate, but not at all evil.


The story begins, not with Anne herself, but with her daughter, a young queen struggling with new responsibility of monarchy and the pressure from her counsel that she be married. So you will forgive a poor weak woman’s hesitancy to commit.

Robin Dudley was tye love, not her lord. Good to read some old English words folded in there too. Only whichever version I’ve read before was done better. The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn. Chapter One “God’s Death! It was very interesting and I enjoyed reading it.

The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn (Unabridged)

Rationalization seems slight comfort. Not only was it factually accurate, but the best read on Anne Boleyn I’ve had. It’s not like she’s going to get upset. Elizabeth watched Dudley’s beautiful face as he struggled to control himself. Her love for Robert “Robin” Dudley is only one of the obstacles that dissuades her from consenting to a marriage with a foreign dlary. Set up a giveaway.