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December 31, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 28, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 27, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 25, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Theodora by David Potter, a biography of the actress who became empress of the Byzantine empire. Published in November 2015.

December 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added books about Alexander the Great, Henrietta Maria, Catherine the Great, Elizabeth II, the Bonapartes, Women, Belgium, Portugal, Spain, and Europe.

The Featured Book of the Week is Emperor Hirohito and the Pacific War by Noriko Kawamura, which traces Japanese emperor Hirohito's actions from the late 1920s to the end of the Second World War. Published in November 2015.

December 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 14, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 11, 2015 - Added a book about Margaret Douglas. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Magna Carta by Dan Jones, an illustrated account of the making and legacy of the world-changing document sealed by England's King John in 1215.

December 10, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 4, 2015 - Added books about Elizabeth I, English Royalty, British Monarchy, and the Windsors. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is A Day With Marie Antoinette by Hélène Delalex, an illustrated look at the French queen and her world. Published in November 2015.

December 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

December 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in December 2015. Updated the Royal News page.

November 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 27, 2015 - Added books about Richard III, the Tudors, King Tut, Egypt, and Nepal. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Royal Mothers and Their Ruling Children, edited by Elena Woodacre and Carey Fleiner, about royal mothers around the world from antiquity to the early modern era. Published in October 2015.

November 26, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 25, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 20, 2015 - Added books about Alexander the Great, Napoleon, and Ancient Rome. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Princess's Garden by Vanessa Berridge, about Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, who married British king George II's son Frederick and changed British gardening forever. Published in October 2015.

November 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Kamehameha III by P. Christiaan Klieger, a biography of the Hawaiian kingdom's longest-ruling king. Published in October 2015.

November 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 11, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 10, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 6, 2015 - Added books about Esther, Alfonso X, Louis XIV, India, and Sicily. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Go-Betweens for Hitler by Karina Urbach, about how some German aristocrats helped Hitler by providing a direct line to contacts including Britain's Edward VIII. Published in October 2015.

November 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

November 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in November 2015. Also updated the Royal News page.

October 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added new books about Empress Matilda, Kamehameha III, Tatiana Romanov, Marie Antoinette, France, Canada, the modern British Monarchy, and Naples.

The Featured Book of the Week is Dynasty by Tom Holland, about the rise and fall of the imperial House of Caesar. Published in October 2015.

October 29, 2015 - Added books by Princess Michael of Kent. Updated the Royal News page.

October 28, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 27, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 26, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added a book about Australia.

October 25, 2015 - Take a Sneak Peek at the new royalty books scheduled for publication in November!

I'm also updating the Royal News page.

October 23, 2015 - Added books about Theodora and Hirohito. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is King John by Marc Morris, a biography of the English king who is remembered as a villain. Published in October 2015.

October 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 16, 2015 - Added books about Prince Harry, the Hanoverians, and Roman Britain. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is England, Arise by Juliet Barker, about King Richard II and the Peasants' Revolt of 1381. Published in September 2015.

October 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 14, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 11, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

October 9, 2015 - Added books about Elizabeth II, British Royalty, and Cyprus.

The Featured Book of the Week is Tea Fit for a Queen by Historic Royal Palaces, which offers stories and anecdotes about British royals, and recipes for afternoon tea. Published in September 2015.

I've also updated the Royal News page.

October 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

October 4, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

October 2, 2015 - Added new books about Xerxes, James VI and I, Haile Selassie, Shakespeare, and World Royalty.

The Featured Book of the Week is Game of Queens by India Edghill, an historical novel about Vashti, Esther, and King Ahasuerus of Persia. Published in September 2015.

October 1, 2015 - I've updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in October 2015!

Plus, I'm updating the Royal News page.

September 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 28, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 27, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

September 25, 2015 - Added books about Cleopatra, Kamehameha II, Marie Antoinette, Henry III, British Royalty, British Royal Recipes, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, Royal Women, and Palaces.

Plus, take a Sneak Peek at October's new royalty books! (Even if you've seen it already, take another look -- I've just updated it with four more books.)

The Featured Book of the Week is World Without End by Hugh Thomas, which is about Spain, King Philip II, and the first global empire. Published in August 2015.

I've also updated the Royal News page.

September 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 22, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

September 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 18, 2015 - Added books about China, Chinese Palaces, Roman Emperors, and Christianity.

The Featured Book of the Week is A Brief History of Indonesia by Tim Hannigan, which tells the story of Indonesia, including its kings. Published in August 2015.

Plus, I updated the Royal News page.

September 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 13, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page -- not quite done yet, but I'm working on it!

September 11, 2015 - Added a book about World War II. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Taming of the Queen by Philippa Gregory, a novel about Kateryn Parr, who had no choice but to become the sixth wife of England's King Henry VIII.

September 10, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

Check out the latest World of Royalty bestseller list to see what books were popular in July and August!

September 4, 2015 - Added books about King John, the Plantagenets, and Wales.

The Featured Book of the Week is Ashoka in Ancient India by Nayanjot Lahiri, a biography of the 3rd century BC emperor who ruled much of modern-day India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh. Published in August 2015.

September 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

September 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in September 2015.

August 31, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 28, 2015 -Added books about Elizabeth II, William & Kate, and Ethiopia.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Queen's Speech by Ingrid Seward, which uses Elizabeth II's speeches to provide a portrait of Britain's longest-reigning queen in her own words. Published in August 2015.

August 27, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 25, 2015 - Take a Sneak Peek at some of the new books about royalty scheduled for publication next month!

August 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 21, 2015 - Added a book about the Byzantine Empire.

The Featured Book of the Week is An Empire on the Edge by Nick Bunker, an account of the Boston Tea Party and the origins of the American Revolution.

August 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 14, 2015 - The Featured Book of the Week is The Tournament by Matthew Reilly, a fictional thriller in which future English queen Elizabeth I is caught up in intrigue during a visit to the Ottoman Empire. Published in July 2015.

Updated the Royal News page.

August 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 11, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 10, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 7, 2015 - Added books about Esther, Philip II, Louis XIV, Shah Abbas, Richard II, Henry VIII, James I, Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother, British royals and WWII, Royal Recipes, and Asia.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Eagle in Splendour by Philip Mansel, which takes readers inside the extravagant court of Napoleon I. Published in July 2015.

I also updated the Royal News page.

August 6, 2015 - I've updated the Royal News page (although there's not much going on lately).

August 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

August 3, 2015 - I'm back, and I'm updating the Royal News page!

August 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in August 2015.

July 31, 2015 - The Featured Book of the Week is Red Rose, White Rose by Joanna Hickson, a novel about Cecily Neville, who was torn between the two sides of England's Wars of the Roses. Published in June 2015.

July 27, 2015 - I need to take some time off, so this site will be minimally updated till next week. (Don't worry, I'll still post the new royal books on August 1!)

July 26, 2015 - I am updating the Royal News page.

July 25, 2015 - Take a Sneak Peek at new royalty books scheduled for publication in August!

July 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added books about Hawaiian Royalty, the Romanovs, and Indonesia.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Queen and Mrs Thatcher by Dean Palmer, about the quiet war between the two most powerful women in Britain. Published in June 2015.

July 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 19, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

July 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is I Know I Am Rude, But It Is Fun by Nigel Cawthorne, about Britain's outspoken Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Published in June 2015.

July 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 14, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

Many photos on this site have been intermittently unavailable due to ongoing problems at Getty Images, which provides the photos. I hope this issue will be resolved soon.

July 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 10, 2015 - Added a book about Louis XV. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Rival Queens by Nancy Goldstone, about 16th century French queen Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom. Published in June 2015.

July 9, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

July 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 3, 2015 - The Henry VIII page was getting too long, so I added a new Fiction About Henry VIII page. I've also added new books about Asoka, King John, Katherine Parr, Mary I, Elizabeth I, Louis XIV, European Queens, and Macedonia.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Adventures of Alice Laselles, a children's story written by the future Queen Victoria when she was 10 years old. Published in June 2015.

Can't get enough books about royalty? Check out the list of Royalty.nu Bestsellers for May and June.

Plus, I've updated the Royal News page!

July 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

July 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in July 2015. Updated the Royal News page.

June 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 28, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 26, 2015 - Added books about Elizabeth I and Bhutan. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Elizabeth I and Her Circle by Susan Doran, about English queen Elizabeth I's human relationships. Published in June 2015.

June 25, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 19, 2015 - Added books about Napoleon. And I'm updating the Royal News page again.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Royal Touch by Carolyn Robb, which offers recipes from a former British royal chef. Published in May 2015.

June 18, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

June 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 12, 2015 -The Featured Book of the Week is The Last German Empress by John Van der Kiste, a biography of Empress Augusta Victoria, the first wife of Germany's Kaiser Wilhelm II. Published in May 2015.

I'm updating the Royal News page.

June 11, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

June 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 5, 2015 - Added books about Berenice II, Picts, the Abbasid dynasty, the Wars of the Roses, Elizabeth I, Charles I, and Elizabeth II.

The Featured Book of the Week is Henry VIII's Last Love by David Baldwin, a biography of Katherine Willoughby, wife of Henry VIII's best friend, Charles Brandon. Published in May 2015.

I've also updated the Royal News page.

June 4, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

June 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

June 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in June 2015. Updated the Royal News page.

May 31, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 29, 2015 - Added a book about English king Henry VI.

The Featured Book of the Week is Bonaparte: 1769-1802 by Patrice Gueniffey, about the meteoric rise to power of future French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. Published in April 2015.

May 28, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

May 27, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 26, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

Take a Sneak Peek at next month's new royalty books!

May 22, 2015 - Added books about Empress Wu and Wilhelm II. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Anatomist, the Barber-Surgeon, and the King by Seymour I. Schwartz, which explains how the death of King Henry II of France after a jousting accident changed the world. Published in April 2015.

May 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 15, 2015 - Added books about Richard III, Princess Helena, Prince Philip, and Prince Charles. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Rome's Christian Empress by Joyce E. Salisbury, a biography of the emperor's daughter who became her son's regent and ruled the Roman Empire for 20 years. Published in April 2015.

May 14, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

May 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 11, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 10, 2015 - I am updating the Royal News page.

May 8, 2015 - Added new books about Catherine de' Medici, Richard III, Elizabeth I, Elizabeth II, and Windsor Castle.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Bones of a King by the Greyfriars Research Team, which tells the official behind-the-scenes story of the discovery of English king Richard III's remains. Published in April 2015.

Check out the list of bestselling royalty books for March and April! I've also updated the Royal News page.

May 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

May 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in May 2015. Also added books about Burma, Rome, and the Magna Carta. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The King in Exile by Sudha Shah, about the fall of the royal family of Burma. Published in April 2015.

April 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 28, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 27, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 26, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added new books about Queen Victoria, Kate Middleton, Henry VIII, Royal Recipes, Assyria, India, and Palaces.

Take a Sneak Peek at next month's new royalty books!

The Featured Book of the Week is The Fall of the Ottomans by Eugene Rogan, about the Middle East's crucial role in the First World War. Published in March 2015.

April 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 21, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 20, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

Oops -- I forgot to mention my website's anniversary on April 17! The World of Royalty is now 17 years old. It has been located at the royalty.nu domain since 2001. Thank you, as always, to the site's kind and loyal longtime visitors, and to newcomers too. I never imagined the site would last this long, but it's still here, thanks to you!

April 17, 2015 - Added new books about Caesar, Claudius, Richard III, the Mughals, Napoleon, and World History. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Papacy, Monarchy and Marriage, 860-1600 by David d'Avray, which includes the marital problems of Lothar II, English kings John, Henry III, and Henry VIII, and other monarchs. Published in March 2015.

April 16, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

April 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 14, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 13, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 10, 2015 - Added books about Herod, Margaret Douglas, and Queen Victoria. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Dalai Lama and the Emperor of China by Peter Schwieger, about the evolution of Tibetan Buddhism's trülku (reincarnation) tradition from the 17th to the 19th centuries.

April 9, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

April 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 7, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 6, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

April 3, 2015 - Added books about Lambert Simnel, Colonel Blood, Anglo-Saxons, England, Elizabeth of Bohemia, Saxony, Tibet, and Africa.

The Featured Book of the Week is 17 Carnations by Andrew Morton, about the secret ties among Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, the Duke of Windsor, and Adolf Hitler before, during, and after World War II. Published in March 2015.

April 2, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

April 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in April 2015. Updated the Royal News page.

March 31, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 30, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 27, 2015 - Added new books about English Royalty, the Papacy, and Palaces. I also updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is A Queen of a New Invention by J. Stephan Edwards, which analyzes portraits of Lady Jane Grey Dudley, England's "Nine Days Queen." Published in February 2015.

March 26, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

March 25, 2015 - Take a Sneak Peek at April's new royalty books!

March 24, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 22, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

March 20, 2015 - Added books about Alexander the Great, Augustus, Roman Emperors, the Byzantine Empire, and Napoleon. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week Born to Be King by Catherine Mayer, a biography of Britain's Prince Charles. Published in February 2015.

March 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added a book about Kate Middleton.

March 17, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 16, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 15, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

March 13, 2015 - Added books about the Plantagenets and the Qing Dynasty. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki, a novel about Austrian emperor Franz Joseph's wife, Sisi.

March 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 11, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 10, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

Check out my list of the Bestselling Royal Books for January and February 2015!

March 9, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 7, 2015 - Added a book about Mary, Queen of Scots.

March 6, 2015 - Added books about Henry II of France, King John, Richard III, Anastasia, Burma, Denmark, and Royal Castles. Updated the Royal News page.

The Featured Book of the Week is Highgrove: An English Country Garden by the Prince of Wales and Bunny Guinness, which takes readers on an illustrated tour of the organic gardens at Prince Charles's estate, Highgrove. Published in February 2015.

March 5, 2015 - I am updating the Royal News page.

March 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 3, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added books about New Zealand.

March 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

March 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in March 2015. I'm also updating the Royal News page.

February 28, 2015 - The Featured Book of the Week is Queen Victoria's Grandsons by Christina Croft. Born into eight very different families, Victoria's grandsons were connected through the tiny queen. Published in January 2015.

February 27, 2015 - Added books about George VI and the Ottoman Empire.

February 22, 2015 - Take a sneak peek at new royalty books scheduled for publication in March.

February 20, 2015 - Added books about Caesar, Caligula, Hadrian, Napoleon, the Tang dynasty, and Tibet.

The Featured Book of the Week is Eleanor of Castile by Sara Cockerill, a biography of the wife of England's King Edward I. Published in January 2015.

February 19, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

February 18, 2015 - Added books about Iran.

February 15, 2015 - I am updating the Royal News page.

February 13, 2015 - Added books about the Queen Mother and Edward VIII.

The Featured Book of the Week is Sophia by Anita Anand, which is about Sophia Duleep Singh, sufragette daughter of Duleep Singh, exiled maharaja the kingdom of the Sikhs. Published in January 2015.

February 12, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

February 8, 2015 - I'm updating the Royal News page.

February 6, 2015 - Added books about Henry VIII, Jane Grey, Charles II, and India.

The Featured Book of the Week is Darius in the Shadow of Alexander by Pierre Briant, which is about the historical memory of Alexander the Great's enemy Darius III, ruler of the Persian Empire. Published in January 2015.

February 5, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

February 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

February 1, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in February 2015.

January 30, 2015 - Added a book about Prince Charles.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Fall of the Third Napoleon by Theo Aronson, a sympathetic look at Napoleon III and his wife, Eugenie.

January 29, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 25, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 23, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added books about Napoleon and the Habsburgs.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Kaisers by Theo Aronson, a study of the comet-like rise and fall of the German imperial House of Hohenzollern.

January 22, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 18, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 16, 2015 - Added books about Prince Charles, Edward VII, and the Stuarts.

The Featured Book of the Week is Royal Vendetta by Theo Aronson, which tells the story of the fight for the throne of Spain between Bourbon and Carlist pretenders, 1829-1965.

January 15, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 11, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 9, 2015 - Added books about Elizabeth I, Queen Victoria, Napoleon III, and Germany.

The Featured Book of the Week is The Queen's Houses by Alan Titchmarsh, which takes readers on a tour of British royal residences. Published in December 2014.

January 8, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 4, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page.

January 2, 2015 - Updated the Royal News page. Added books about Henry VIII and Haiti.

The Featured Book of the Week is Matriarch by Anne Edwards, a biography of British queen Mary of Teck.

January 1, 2015 - Happy New Year! I've updated the Royal Books page with new royalty books published in January 2015. I'm also updating the Royal News page.

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