First Gallery books trade paperback edition.
This new novel in the "wonderfully absorbing" ( Library Journal ) Secrets of the Tudor Court series, features a tailor's daughter who suspects she is an illegitimate offspring of King Henry VIII. Audrey Malte is illegitimate, though her beloved father--tailor to King Henry VIII--prefers to call her "merry-begot," saying there was much joy in her making. Then Audrey visits the royal court with her father, and the whispers start about Audrey's distinctive Tudor-red hair and the kindness that the king shows her. Did dashing Henry perhaps ask Malte to raise a royal love child? The king's favor, however, brings Audrey constraint as well as opportunity. Though she holds tender feelings for her handsome music tutor, John Harington, the king is pressuring her to marry into the family of treacherous, land-hungry Sir Richard Southwell. Audrey determines to learn the truth about her birth at last. The answer may give her the freedom to give her heart as she chooses . . . or it could ensnare her deeper in an enemy's ruthless scheme.
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|Grouping Title||royal inheritance|
|Grouping Author||emerson kate|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-02-16 23:36:02PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-02-17 00:29:12AM|
|available_at_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids|
|detailed_location_catalog||Hermitage - Adult Fiction|
|display_description||"Audrey Malte is illegitimate, though her beloved father--tailor to King Henry VIII--prefers to call her 'merry-begot,' saying there was much joy in her making. Then Audrey visits the royal court with her father, and the whispers start about Audrey's distinctive Tudor-red hair and the kindness that the king shows her. Did dashing Henry perhaps ask Malte to raise a royal love child?"--Page 4 of cover.|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000417915|Book|Books|First Gallery books trade paperback edition.|English|Gallery Books,|2013.|344, 10 unnumbered pages : illustration, maps, genealogical table ; 21 cm.|
|subject_facet||Great Britain -- History -- Henry VIII, 1509-1547 -- Fiction, Henry -- VIII, -- King of England, -- 1491-1547 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, American, Illegitimate children -- Fiction, Inheritance and succession -- Fiction, Regency fiction, American|
|title_full||Royal inheritance / Kate Emerson|
|topic_facet||Henry, Historical fiction, American, History, Illegitimate children, Inheritance and succession, Regency fiction, American|