On 2 May, 1536, in an act unprecedented in English history, Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII''s second wife, was imprisoned in the Tower of London. On 15 May, she was tried and found guilty of high treason and executed just four days later. Mystery surrounds the circumstances leading up to her arrest - did Henry VIII instruct Thomas Cromwell to fabricate evidence to get rid of her so that he could marry Jane Seymour? Did Cromwell, for reasons of his own, construct a case against Anne and her faction,..
The court of the Grand Prince of Moscow is plagued by power struggles and rumours of unrest. Meanwhile bandits roam the countryside, burning the villages and kidnapping its..
20 years after the events of Treasure Island, Lady Vivian Hastings knocks on Dr Livesey''s door. Her hated husband has sent word from the Amazon that he has found the fabled city..
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he''s sure he''ll be the first man to die there. It started with the dust..
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After walking through a portal in the Tower of the Swallow, thus narrowly escaping death, the Witcher girl, Ciri, finds herself in a completely different world... a world of the..
Hardwick Hall, sixteenth-century England. Formerly a beacon of wealth and power. Now a gilded prison.Hidden away, forgotten, one young woman seeks escape.But to do so she must..