Elizabeth Captive Princess Author:Margaret Irwin Covers the dangerous and dramaric period that followed the death of Edward VI. Once again young Elizabeth (now 19) is at the voretx of a fight for sovereign power. For a few terrifying weeks she is confined to the Tower of London, knowing that every hour may be her last. Despite Mary's fears ans suspicions about her young, ever popular sibling, ... more »Elizabeth is able to write:
margaret Irwin is just about the best historical novelist of her time. This book centers around the time before the Protestant Elizabeth I was Queen. Takes place during Mary's reign, and all the danger in her life surrounding factions eager to put her on the throne and usurp the Catholic Mary.