The Nine Days Queen

The Nine Days Queen

Book - 2005
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The true story of Lady Jane Grey who, at sixteen, ruled as Queen of England for nine days before being accused of treason. After the death of her cousin, Edward, Lady Jane Grey is forced to accept the crown of England. But her reign lasts only nine days as Edward's eldest sister, Mary, challenges Jane for the throne. Jane is locked in the Tower of London, where she awaits her execution. The Nine Days Queen is the true story of a bright and intelligent young woman who was manipulated and betrayed by the ambitious people around her. This new edition of a classic novel combining royalty and history includes new historical notes and will appeal to young fans of The Royal Diaries series.
Publisher: Toronto : Scholastic Canada, c2005
ISBN: 9780439961028
0439961025
Branch Call Number: YA PB Ben 6939
Characteristics: 235 p. --
Alternative Title: 9 days queen

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ponylover1
Jun 30, 2015

I really enjoyed this book. Very sad but good

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C.E.Schinkel
Jun 16, 2012

About Lady Jane Grey, who was queen for nine days.

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LCCeylan
Oct 12, 2010

Great book loved it made me interested in history.

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Bells
May 21, 2010

A great telling of the young and tragic queen, Lady Jane Grey.

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MB93
Oct 16, 2008

A fascinating read. However it was a little too descriptive and seemingly endless at some points

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ponylover1
Jul 17, 2015

ponylover1 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

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Jul 01, 2015

"Oh but I love him!" " My lady, follow me."

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