Upcoming Books and Events for April 2015


A few books are coming out in the US this month that have been previously released in the UK:

The World of Richard III by Kristie Dean was released in the UK in February and is due out April 19 in the US:

And The Rise of Thomas Cromwell: Power and Politics in the Reign of Henry VIII, 1485-1534 by Michael Everett was released at the end of March in the UK and will be out at the end of April in the US:

In the Footsteps of Anne Boleyn by Sarah Morris and Natalie Grueninger will be released in paperback in the UK in April and in June in the US:

Finally, Debra Bayani’s Jasper Tudor: Godfather of the Tudor Dynasty has been fully revised and re-released:

One that I missed from last month – the Grey Friars Research Team from the University of Leicester are releasing their own work on the dig for and discovery of Richard III. It is out at the end of March in the UK and a week later in the US:

Last but not least – Exploring English Castles: Evocative, Romantic, and Mysterious True Tales of the Kings and Queens of the British Isles by Edd Morris is out April 7 in the US and will be out in July in the UK:


The television production of Wolf Hall will debut in the US on PBS on Sunday April 5 and will run through May 10.

The DVDs of the program are already available in the UK and will be out at the end of April in the US:

Continuing Events

After the successful run of the stage versions of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies by the Royal Shakespeare Company in the UK, the productions have moved to Broadway in the US and opened March 20, 2015 and will run through July 5, 2015. You can learn more about the Broadway run, including ticket information at wolfhallbroadway.com.

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