Cranbrook Literature Festival – Alison Weir

Novelist and historian Alison Weir¬†will be giving a talk entitled ‘The Marriage Game – The History Behind the Novel Elizabeth 1’.

“Alison Weir is our top-selling female historian and she has this incredible gift for producing high-quality, intelligent books at an astonishing rate. Kate Williams is another one. They have fantastic historical brains and yet they can really bring it alive, whether it’s history, plain and simple, or historical fiction.” (Charles Spencer)

Alison Weir`s hugely popular history books are as gripping as novels.” (The Times)

“Alison Weir is one of our greatest popular historians.” (The Daily Mail)

“Alison Weir is one of our best popular historians and one, moreover, with an impressive scholarly pedigree in Tudor history.” (Frank McLynn, The Independent on Sunday)

“Weir provides immense satisfaction. She writes in a pacy, vivid style, engaging the heart as well as the mind.” (Amanda Foreman, The Independent)


September 29, 2018
6:30 pm
Cranbrook Literature Festival – Alison Weir
Cranbrook Literature Festival in conjunction with Cranbrook School's Quincentenary Celebrations welcome Alison Weir

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Queens Hall Theatre