Details for 'Cecily' by Annie Garthwaite
The first days of the Wars of the Roses through the eyes of its greatest unknown protagonist, Cecily Neville, wife of Richard Plantagenet, mother to Edward IV and Richard III. What will we make of this debut novel?
Recommended in July 2022
Read by Browsers Book Group on 26th September 2022
Beautifully written, great introduction to a lesser known period of history, fascinating portrayal of Cecily with the male characters in her shadow: most loved it, a few didn't. A wide ranging discussion.