Search - List of Books by Sharon Kay Penman

Sharon Kay Penman (born August 13, 1945) is an American historical novelist. In UK editions of her books, Penman has dropped the middle name "Kay" and the initial which she originally used.

Penman is best known for two trilogies, the Welsh Prince Trilogy and the Plantagenet Trilogy. In addition, Penman is the author of four medieval mysteries, the first of which, The Queen's Man, was a finalist for the Best First Mystery Edgar Award in 1996. Penman's novels and mysteries are set in England, France, and Wales, and are about English and Welsh royalty during the Middle Ages.

Penman's first novel, The Sunne in Splendour, is a stand-alone novel about King Richard III of England and the Wars of the Roses. The book was written when she was a college student, but Penman lost the manuscript, which she later rewrote entirely. Penman is best known for meticulous research of the characters, settings, and events presented in her fiction.

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Total Books: 61
The Land Beyond the Sea
2020 - The Land Beyond the Sea (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399165283
ISBN-10: 0399165282
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 1

A King's Ransom A Novel
2015 - A King's Ransom a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345528339
ISBN-10: 0345528336
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 3

A King's Ransom
2014 - A King's Ransom (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399159220
ISBN-10: 0399159223
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 7

Lionheart A Novel
2012 - Lionheart a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345517562
ISBN-10: 0345517563
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 4

Lionheart
2012 - Lionheart [Large Print] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781410445452
ISBN-10: 1410445453
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 1

Devil's Brood
2009 - Devil's Brood [Henry II, Bk 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345396730
ISBN-10: 0345396731
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 17

The Reckoning
2009 - The Reckoning [Welsh Princes, Bk 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312382476
ISBN-10: 0312382472
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
 13

The Queen's Man A Medieval Mystery
2008 - The Queen's Man a Medieval Mystery (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781439550380
ISBN-10: 1439550387
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 4

Falls the Shadow
2008 - Falls the Shadow [Welsh Princes, Bk 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312382469
ISBN-10: 0312382464
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
 17

Here Be Dragons
2008 - Here Be Dragons [Welsh, Bk 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312382452
ISBN-10: 0312382456
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 23

The Sunne In Splendour
2008 - The Sunne in Splendour (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312375935
ISBN-10: 031237593X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.7/5 Stars.
 26

Prince of Darkness
2006 - Prince of Darkness [Justin de Quincey, Bk 4] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780425207819
ISBN-10: 0425207811
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
 29

Dragon's Lair
2005 - Dragon's Lair [Medieval Mystery, Bk 3] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780449007280
ISBN-10: 0449007286
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 26

Dragon's Lair
2003 - Dragon's Lair [Medieval Mystery, Bk 3] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399150777
ISBN-10: 0399150773
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
 37

The Queen's Man
2003 - The Queen's Man [Justin de Quincy, Bk 1] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780606286763
ISBN-10: 0606286764
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1

Time and Chance
2003 - Time and Chance [Eleanor of Aquitaine, Bk 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345396723
ISBN-10: 0345396723
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 56

Time and Chance
2002 - Time and Chance (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399147852
ISBN-10: 0399147853
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 32

Cruel as the Grave
2001 - Cruel As the Grave [Justin de Quincey, Bk 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345441447
ISBN-10: 0345441443
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 47

Cruel as the Grave
1999 - Cruel As the Grave [Medieval Mystery, Bk 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345434227
ISBN-10: 0345434226
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 50

Cruel As the Grave
1998 - Cruel As the Grave [Medieval Mystery, Bk 2] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780805056082
ISBN-10: 0805056084
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 33

The Queen's Man
1998 - The Queen's Man [Justin de Quincy, Bk 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780345417183
ISBN-10: 0345417186
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 59

1996 - The Queen's Man [Justin de Quincey, Bk 1] (Hardcover)
1996 - When Christ and His Saints Slept [Henry II & Eleanor of Aquitaine, Bk 1] (Paperback)
1989 - Falls the Shadow [Welsh Princes, Bk 2] (Paperback)
1900 - Por La Gracia De Dios [GUERRA ROSAS 3] (Other)
El Hombre De La Reina [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)