The Queen's Man : John Shakespeare

  • by Rory Clements
  • Narrated by Gareth Armstrong
  • Series: John Shakespeare
  • 10 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From Rory Clements, winner of the Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award, comes The Queen's Man, the sixth in his acclaimed bestselling John Shakespeare Elizabethan mystery series.
England is a Judas nest of conspiracyIt is 1582, and the conflict between Protestant and Catholic threatens to tear the country in two. While Queen Elizabeth I holds the reins of power, there are those whose loyalty lies with her imprisoned cousin, Mary Queen of Scots. On his first major mission for Sir Francis Walsingham, the young John Shakespeare is ordered to discover a conspiracy to free the Stuart queen from Sheffield Castle.
All too soon, he realises that the tentacles of the plot reach deep into his native Warwickshire and threaten his own friends and family. His duty lies with Elizabeth - but how far will he go to protect those he loves?


Audible Editor Reviews

"Does for Elizabeth's reign what C J Sansom does for Henry VIII's." (Sunday Times)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-27-2014
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton