Richmond Literature Festival- Lucy Worsley


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Calling all history fans!

Join historian Lucy Worsley to find out about life in the Tudor Court. Lucy's fi rst novel for children Eliza Rose explores the fascinating story of Katherine Howard and life at Henry VIII's court through the eyes of maid of honour Eliza Rose. Expect costumes, trivia and all manner of behind the scenes information on life as a Tudor.

Eliza Rose is young and headstrong, but when she becomes a maid of honour she is drawn into the thrilling treacherous court of Henry VIII…Is her glamorous cousin Katherine Howard a friend or rival? And can a girl choose her own destiny in a world ruled by men?

Lucy Worsley is Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces, the independent charity that runs The Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace and other Royal sites. Lucy also presents history programmes for the BBC, such as Britain's Tudor Treasure with David Starkey. She has an exciting new project about Henry VIII and his Court coming to BBC1 in 2016.

Suitable for ages 11+

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