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Laura Purcell on tour for Queen of Bedlam, June 9-July 15

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Please join Laura Purcell as she tours the blogosphere for Queen of Bedlam from June 9 – July 15.

Queen of BedlamPublication Date: June 10, 2014
Myrmidon Books Ltd
Paperback; 432p
ISBN-10: 1910183016

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London, 1788. The calm order of Queen Charlotte’s court is shattered by screams. Her beloved husband, England’s King, has gone mad.

Left alone with thirteen children and a country at war, Charlotte must fight to hold her husband’s throne in a time of revolutionary fever. But it is not just the guillotine that Charlotte fears: it is the King himself.

Her six daughters are desperate to escape their palace asylum. Their only chance lies in a good marriage, but no Prince wants the daughter of a madman. They are forced to take love wherever they can find it – with devastating consequences.

The moving true story of George III’s madness and the women whose lives it destroyed.

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About the AuthorLaura Purcell

Laura Purcell lives in Colchester, the oldest recorded town in England. She met her husband working in Waterstones bookshop and they share their home with several pet guinea pigs.

Laura is a member of the Historical Novel Society, The Society for Court Studies and Historic Royal Palaces. She has recently appeared on the PBS documentary The Secrets of Henry VIII’s Palace, talking about Queen Caroline’s life at Hampton Court.

Laura’s novels explore the lives of royal women during the Georgian era, who have largely been ignored by modern history. Her debut Queen Charlotte was originally self-published as God Save the King, receiving excellent reviews as an Amazon bestseller in biographical fiction.

You can find out more about Laura and read her history blog at www.laurapurcell.com.  You can also follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Goodreads.

Virtual Book Tour Schedule

Monday, June 9
Guest Post at Passages to the Past

Wednesday, June 11
Review at Broken Teepee
Review at Unabridged Chick

Thursday, June 12
Review at The Maiden’s Court
Interview at Unabridged Chick

Friday, June 13
Review at Reading the Past

Tuesday, June 17
Review at A Bookish Affair

Wednesday, June 18
Review at CelticLady’s Reviews
Guest Post & Giveaway at A Bookish Affair

Thursday, June 19
Review at Oh, for the Hook of a Book

Saturday, June 21
Guest Post at Kincavel Korner

Monday, June 23
Review at Ageless Pages Reviews

Tuesday, June 24
Guest Post & Giveaway at Let Them Read Books

Wednesday, June 25
Review at Book Lovers Paradise

Friday, June 27
Review at The True Book Addict
Review at Svetlana’s Reads and Views

Monday, June 30
Review at Kincavel Korner

Wednesday, July 2
Review at The Musings of ALMYBNENR

Thursday, July 10
Review at Sharon’s Garden of Book Reviews

Monday, July 14
Review at Kelsey’s Book Corner

Tuesday, July 15
Review at Jorie Loves a Story
Review at Historical Fiction Obsession

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