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Power, politics and a devastating fight for the crown in this gripping historical novel following the rise of Oliver Cromwell's youngest daughter. Perfect for fans of Anne O'Brien, Joanna Hickson and Alison Weir.
Following her father Oliver Cromwell's unprecedented ascent to become Lord Protector of the Commonwealth, Frances Cromwell has moved from her humble childhood home to the sumptuous surroundings of the palaces of Hampton Court and Whitehall. Dreaming of romance, fulfilment and a love match that must surely be found at court, 18-year-old Frances is the youngest of Cromwell's daughters.
These are uncertain times however, and after an assassination attempt on her family, Frances realises that her future is no longer in her own and that danger is everywhere. Then Oliver Cromwell is officially offered the crown and Frances' fate suddenly assumes diplomatic and dynastic importance.
Will she become a political pawn, or can Frances use her new status to further her own ambitions?