Queen in Waiting – Historical-Fiction.com

Queen in Ready opens with Caroline of Ansbach at solely 8 years of age main a troublesome life as an outcast in her own residence as a result of her father’s loss of life and step-brother’s disdain. Fortunately for her, nonetheless, she is accepted into the family of the Electress of Brandenburg the place she receives a superb training and is taken into account fairly a catch amongst Protestant bachelors. A sequence of occasions brings her to the discover of George Augustus, son of the longer term King George I of England.

It appears to be like like I’ve lastly completed the 11-book Georgia Saga by Jean Plaidy after about as a few years! And, what’s extra is that I managed to write down a evaluation of every of them (as linked beneath).

QUEEN IN WAITING is the second within the sequence, and I’m undecided how I managed to learn these books so out of order, however wanting again on my evaluation of Caroline, the Queen I can see it was a mistake in that occasion. I discovered the latter e-book troublesome to get into, however in the end satisfying. If I had learn Queen in Ready first, I consider I’d have had a greater understanding of the principle characters.

The Princess of Celle
Queen in Ready
Caroline, the Queen
The Prince and the Quakeress
The Third George
Perdita’s Prince
Candy Lass of Richmond Hill
Indiscretions of the Queen
The Regent’s Daughter
Goddess of the Inexperienced Room
Victoria within the Wings

Guide Description:

“When Caroline of Ansbach arrives in England, King George is outdated and bitter, his mistress ugly and his spouse imprisoned at his personal hand for over twenty years. She has grown up watching her mom Eleanor’s loveless and harmful marriage, and is set to keep away from an analogous scenario. So she marries the Prince of Wales, George Augustus, and they’re well-liked among the many individuals, main the King to resent them.

In what’s going to develop into typical Hanoverian type, father and son detest one another and exist in a state of fixed competitors for energy. She rapidly realizes that her husband is unintelligent and sees that she’s going to be capable of management him to some extent. Regardless of loads of obstacles, together with her father-in-law’s management of her youngsters, she refuses to lose sight of her goals.”


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