Deborah Cadbury combines the family drama against the backdrop of the war with terrific narrative verve.
The Times on Princes at War
Wonderfully compelling and packed with new material – a gripping story beautifully told.
Sunday Times bestselling author of Bertie: A Life of Edward VII on Queen Victoria's Matchmaking
Engrossing… Cadbury engagingly presents [Queen Victoria] as a mesmerising Mrs Bennet, summoning her children and then her grandchildren to Balmoral... The stories of [Queen Victoria’s] descendants are mesmerising and often stranger than fiction… From the pen of a writer of skill and style, this surprising narrative leaves you wanting more.
on Queen Victoria's Matchmaking