Topic: Tudor England
Barbara Kingsolver's "The Lacuna" was one of "three beautiful daughters" agonized over by this year's Orange Prize judges.
“Wolf Hall,” winner of this year’s Booker Prize, offers a sympathetic portrayal of Thomas Cromwell, the power behind Henry VIII's throne.
A dramatic retelling of the 16th-century clash of Christian and Muslim armies.
What reviewers are saying this week.