Queens Consort

Reviews

"a highly readable book.. it has a good story to tell"
Michael Prestwich
BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE

Critic's Choice: "a procession of Mathildas, Isabelles, Elizabeths and Eleanors who were, as Hilton shows, more than mere corollaries of their husbands"
Lucy Moore
DAILY MAIL

"Reading this stimulating pageant of a book.. one frequently shudders at the fate of women in bygone ages"
Antonia Fraser
MAIL ON SUNDAY

"a fascinating read"
CHOICE

"as Hilton displays so effectively through the depth of her research, no two queens were the same.. a fascinating read"
Mary Fitzgerald
NEW STATESMAN

"why should the men get all the credit? Hilton redresses the imbalance in this absorbing study of 20 queens"
TATLER

"Lisa Hilton's corrective Queens Consort illuminates these 20 lives."
Helen Brown
DAILY TELEGRAPH

"Juicy tome exploring what it really meant to be married to a medieval king"
EASY LIVING

"A treasure trove of little-known facts, this book provides us with a more rounded picture of English history"
David McLaurin
THE TABLET