Bring up the Bodies

Bring up the Bodies

by Hilary Mantel

CD-Audio Publication Date: 28/06/2012

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Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2012.

With this historic win for Bring Up the Bodies, Hilary Mantel becomes the first British author and the first woman to be awarded two Man Booker Prizes.

By 1535 Thomas Cromwell is Chief Minister to Henry VIII, his fortunes having risen with those of Anne Boleyn, the king's new wife. But Anne has failed to give the king an heir, and Cromwell watches as Henry falls for plain Jane Seymour. Cromwell must find a solution that will satisfy Henry, safeguard the nation and secure his own career. But neither minister nor king will emerge unscathed from the bloody theatre of Anne's final days.

An astounding literary accomplishment, Bring Up the Bodies is the story of this most terrifying moment of history, by one of our greatest living novelists.
ISBN:
9780007430857
9780007430857
Category:
Historical fiction
Format:
CD-Audio
Publication Date:
28-06-2012
Language:
English
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
432
Dimensions (mm):
142x139x14mm
Weight:
0.18kg
Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel is the author of fourteen books, including A Place Of Greater Safety, Beyond Black, the memoir Giving Up The Ghost, and the short-story collection The Assassination Of Margaret Thatcher.

Her two most recent novels, Wolf Hall and its sequel Bring Up The Bodies, have both been awarded the Man Booker Prize - an unprecedented achievement.

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