This is the tale of a young servant girl in the household of Oliver Cromwell. Ruth Flowers, after seeing her mother hanged as a witch by a hysterical mob of her townsfolk, is sent, for hers and the Cromwell’s safety, to live with the Poole family in London. There she meets Lizzie Poole and, enraptured…
Tag: English Civil War
My next read? : “The Crimson Ribbon” by Katherine Clements
My next read on behalf of those lovely LoveReading folk will be an historical novel, set in the time of the English Civil War, by debutant author Katherine Clements and published now by Headline. It sounds an interesting read but what will The Moustachioed Reader think? …You’ll have to wait and see.