Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes
Sub-Genre: Types of Characters, Settings, Politics, Literary Genres + Types of Novels
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-4194
Winner of the 2012 Man Booker Prize
A New York Times Book Review Editors? Choice Though he battled for years to marry her---a story told in Wolf Hall---Henry is now disenchanted with Anne Boleyn. She has failed to give him a son, and her sharp intelligence alienates his old friends and the noble families of England. At a word from Henry, Thomas Cromwell is ready to bring her down. Over a few terrifying weeks, Cromwell ensnares her in a web of conspiracy, while the demure Jane Seymour waits her turn for the poisoned wedding ring. But Anne and her powerful family will not yield without a ferocious struggle, and to defeat the Boleyns, Cromwell must now ally himself with his enemies. What price will he pay for Anne?s head?Hailed around the world as a stunning literary achievement, Bring Up the Bodies evokes this frightening episode of English history as no book has before.