Alison Weir: Six Tudor Queens – Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen

Tue 9 Oct
18:30 - 19:30
The Electric Theatre
£15, £13.50 concessions

Weir is excellent on the little details that bring a world to life
— Guardian

We are delighted that renowned historian Alison Weir will return to Guildford this year to talk about the third of Henry VIII’s queens, Jane Seymour.

Drawing on new research Weir’s latest novel casts fresh light on the young queen, portraying her as a young woman of courage and compassion, driven by the strength of her faith, and the belief that she can achieve some good in a wicked world. But, she is haunted by the fate of her predecessor. All will be well if only she can give the King what he wants – a son.

Alison Weir’s wonderfully detailed novel offers a spellbinding solution to the mystery of Anne’s true nature
— Sarah Gristwood on Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession
This is Anne Boleyn as you have never seen her before. I could not put it down
— Tracy Borman on Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession
This six-book series looks likely to become a landmark in historical fiction
— The Times