Upcoming books and exhibitions

Just a couple of books to mention this time –

Claire Ridgway of The Anne Boleyn Files has released her second book, The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown. US and UK Amazon Kindle editions linked below:

And probably one of the most eagerly-anticipated historical fiction books this year, Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel is out on May 8 and May 10 in the US and UK respectively.

And here are a couple of videos of Hilary Mantel speaking about the book and Anne Boleyn:

Exhibitions

Royal Devotion: Monarchy and the Book of Common Prayer

This exhibit will be at the Lambeth Palace Library from May 1 to July 14. Below are a couple of recent news articles:

* Royalty’s holy treasures unveiled in new exhibition

* Royal hopes and fears laid bare in papers and prayer books display

Boleyn Festival at Blickling

Blickling Hall in Norfolk will be holding a festival of all things Anne Boleyn from May 17 to 20.

And finally –

Monarchy: Icons and Imagery of Royalty

Southwell Minster in Nottinghamshire will be hosting this exhibition as part of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Click here for more information.


Comments

Upcoming books and exhibitions — 2 Comments

  1. I see Professor Bernard is making an appearance at the Boleyn festival, to “explain his controversial theory and justify his belief in Anne’s infidelity.” Wonder if he’ll be subjected to a barrage of tomatoes, especially as ticket prices “include a glass of wine” …?

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