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  1. says:

    I don't think it's any secret that I'm a huge Penman fan or Penmenian as Jerelyn has coined it and I was thrilled to spot this on the Vine newsletter and get an early shot at itThis is a difficult book to review since those who are familiar with Richard's history don't need another rehash and those fresh to the story don't need me spilling the beans And trust me there are plenty of surprises to be had even for those who think they

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    Your Pride Will Be Your Undoing Lionheart A King's Ransom is the sweeping adventurous seuel to Lionheart a masterfully spun novel of the last seven years of Richard I's life 1192 1199 focusing on the period of his capture im

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    Wow What a ride Sharon Kay Penman has done it again She has made a 700 page book seem short She has transported me to the 12th century and made me feel like I belong there She has made me cry over the deaths of people I know to be long deadI will admit Lionheart was my least favorite of Penman's books though it was still amazing by most standards With the addition of A King's Ransom it's getting difficult to ra

  4. says:

    What a wonderful brilliant bookI have just torn through Sharon Penman’s new release in three days flat the last of which I read the last full two thirds of the book – 393 pages out of 685 total I feel exhausted How much greater a mammoth task must it have been to have written a novel as detailed as thoroughly researched and nuanced as this? The term ‘page turner’ is often applied to a good book these days but there are rare occas

  5. says:

    Penman’s epic novels about the lives of English royalty are much beloved by many—and with good reason Penman’s most recent novel completes her cycle about Richard the Lionhearted including both Lionheart and A King’s Ransom Penman’s novels engage in a kind of alchemy that’s worth analyzing in a review because y

  6. says:

    This is the first Sharon Kay Penman book I have read and I am simply astounded by it I have never read an author who packs so much history into a novel and it is so readable and easy to understand There is a large cast of characters as Kings often move in large groups of people and yet I was able to keep them straight I d

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    I believe Sharon Key Penman could write an exhaustively detailed history of the making of brown paper bags and manage to make it a thrilling roller coaster ride of a story I have read every single one of her books at least twice and still find myself racing through each one to see what happens next That same feeling was with me throughout this entire book Like most of us I grew up with an idealized view of Richard the

  8. says:

    It's a given that every time Sharon Kay Penman writes a new novel I'll preorder it and get my greedy mitts on it This one I was looking forward to in particular in that it was the follow up to her previous novel Lionheart wh

  9. says:

    Sharon Kay Penman’s Plantagenet series concludes with A King’s Ransom giving us a meticulous recounting of the final seven years of Richard I of England's life It highlights his capture in Germany on his way home from the Holy Land crusade

  10. says:

    Ms Penman has done an admirable job of telling the story of the last years of Richard I’s life In this volume

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Summary ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Sharon Kay Penman

A King's Ransom

From the New York Times bestselling author of Lionheart comes the dramatic seuel telling of the last dangerous years of Richard Coeur de Lion’s life   This long anticipated seuel to the national bestseller Lionheart is a vivid and heart wrenching story of the last event filled years in the life of Richard Coeur de Lion Taken captive by. Wow What a ride Sharon Kay Penman has done it again She has made a 700 page book seem short She has transported me to the 12th century and made me feel like I belong there She has made me cry over the deaths of people I know to be long deadI will admit Lionheart was my least favorite of Penman s books though it was still amazing by most standards With the addition of A King s Ransom it s getting difficult to rank her books because I want to place them all on top I expected this book to be informative knowing the author s tendency to research the smallest details and make her novels as close to real life as possible I didn t expect to be so emotionally invested I didn t expect to cry through the last 100 pages Let me tell you knowing the time place and cause of a person s death does not prepare you for watching them die The reader is placed at the bedside along with the mourners except we have modern medicine in our back pocket and aren t allowed Die Visioene Van Johanna Brandt of Lionheart comes the dramatic seuel telling The Neuropsychology of Self Discipline of the last dangerous years Where I’m Calling From of Richard Coeur de Lion’s life   This long anticipated seuel to the national bestseller Lionheart is a vivid and heart wrenching story The Accidental Activist of the last event filled years in the life Smoke and Mirrors Short Fiction and Illusions of Richard Coeur de Lion Taken captive by. Wow What a ride Sharon Kay Penman has done it again She has made a 700 page book seem short She has transported me to the 12th century and made me feel like I belong there She has made me cry Brenda has a dragon in her blood over the deaths Divan Of Rudaki of people I know to be long deadI will admit Lionheart was my least favorite Choice Stories for Children of Penman s books though it was still amazing by most standards With the addition Öbür Divan of A King s Ransom it s getting difficult to rank her books because I want to place them all Summary of Homo Deus on top I expected this book to be informative knowing the author s tendency to research the smallest details and make her novels as close to real life as possible I didn t expect to be so emotionally invested I didn t expect to cry through the last 100 pages Let me tell you knowing the time place and cause Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes of a person s death does not prepare you for watching them die The reader is placed at the bedside along with the mourners except we have modern medicine in The Teams Milking Cow our back pocket and aren t allowed

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Five years remaining to him betrayals intrigues wars and illness were ever present So were his infidelities perhaps a pattern set by his father’s faithlessness to Eleanor But the courage compassion and intelligence of this warrior king became the stuff of legend and A King’s Ransom brings the man and his world fully and powerfully ali. It s a given that every time Sharon Kay Penman writes a new novel I ll preorder it and get my greedy mitts on it This one I was looking forward to in particular in that it was the follow up to her previous novel Lionheart which told the story of Richard the Lionheart s time in the Holy Land during the Third Crusade But many authors skip over what happened to the king afterwards But in this one we get to find out what did and it s a stunner of a tale Captured by an enemy Duke Leopold of Austria Richard faces imprisionment humiliation and a struggle that he might not win Along on the story we get to see his siblings Joanna and John his mother the formidable Eleanor of Auitaine and others I found it all fascinating and this book won a spot on my keeper shelves Five stars overall and well worth the time Just keep the hankies nearby for the last part of the book For the longer review please go here

Summary ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Sharon Kay Penman

The Holy Roman Emperor while en route home in violation of the papal decree protecting all crusaders he was to spend fifteen months chained in a dungeon while Eleanor of Auitaine moved heaven and earth to raise the exorbitant ransom But a further humiliation awaited him he was forced to kneel and swear fealty to his bitter enemy For the. What a wonderful brilliant bookI have just torn through Sharon Penman s new release in three days flat the last of which I read the last full two thirds of the book 393 pages out of 685 total I feel exhausted How much greater a mammoth task must it have been to have written a novel as detailed as thoroughly researched and nuanced as this The term page turner is often applied to a good book these days but there are rare occasions when the term is inadeuate insufficient This is one of those times I haven t read like this since the day Harry Potter and the Halfblood Prince was released and I spent a full ten hours reading the book cover to cover completely forgetting to take meals or bathroom breaks This goes beyond feeling eager to pick up the book and read just a few pages to feeling downright compelled to keep reading to the very end to find out what happens to characters we love and a plot that has us on the edges of our s

  • Hardcover
  • 685
  • A King's Ransom
  • Sharon Kay Penman
  • English
  • 09 June 2019
  • 9780399159220

About the Author: Sharon Kay Penman

Penman received her bachelor's degree from the University of Texas at Austin she majored in history and also received a Juris Doctor JD degree from Rutgers University School of Law and later worked as a tax lawyer The Sunne in Splendour a novel about Richard III of England is one of the most popular books on the Historical Novel Society's list of best historical novels In 1996 following