The King Must Die: A Novel of Edward III

The Isabella Books

Book 2
Cader Idris Press
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What is done cannot be undone.

England, 1326. Edward II has been dethroned. Queen Isabella and her lover, Sir Roger Mortimer, are at the pinnacle of their power.

Fated to rule, Isabella's son becomes King Edward III at the callow age of fourteen. Young Edward, however, must bide his time as the loyal son until he can break the shackles of his minority and dissolve the regency council which dictates his every action.

When the former king is found mysteriously dead in his cell, the truth becomes obscured and Isabella can no longer trust her own memory . . . or confide in those closest to her. Meanwhile, she struggles to keep her beloved Mortimer at her side and gain yet another crown--France's--for the son who no longer trusts her.

In the sequel to Isabeau, secrecy and treason, conspiracy and revenge once again overtake England amidst a backdrop of epic battles and political entanglements. The future rests in the hands of a mother and son whose bonds have reached a breaking point.

keywords: historical fiction, biographical, medieval, king, queen, battle, knight, England

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About the author

N. Gemini Sasson is a lifelong runner, serial remodeler, intrepid gardener, and longtime dog owner. Long after writing about Robert the Bruce and Queen Isabella, she learned she is a descendant of both.

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Publisher
Cader Idris Press
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Published on
Dec 7, 2014
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Pages
356
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ISBN
9780982715895
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Biographical
Fiction / Historical
Fiction / Literary
Fiction / War & Military
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