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My Story: Bloody Tower [Kindle Edition]

Valerie Wilding
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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The Tower of London is the greatest castle in England. It is a palace and a fortress, but also a prison. And tomorrow, a former Queen will be executed there: Lady Jane Grey, Queen for just nine days, sentenced to a traitor's death at the age of sixteen. Many say she does not deserve to die, but the Bloody Tower will have no mercy on her...

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 4351 KB
  • Print Length: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Scholastic Non-Fiction; 1 edition (17 Oct 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00F51BBXO
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #93,612 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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23 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A good book from the My Story series. 20 Jan 2005
Format:Paperback
Tilly Middleton is thirteen years old in the spring of 1553, when she begins her diary. She and her family live at the Tower of London, where her father is the physician. She describes her life at home, doing chores and helping care for her younger siblings, as well as the events of the day in England. It is a time of great turmoil, as the young king, Edward, dies, and his Catholic half-sister, Mary, becomes Queen of England. During Mary's reign, many people are kept at the tower as prisoners, including Mary's Protestant half-sister, Elizabeth.
I enjoyed this book from the My Story series a lot, as I particularly like this time period, but the book covered a long time period, and as a result, the later half contained a lot less detail than I would have liked, so I wish it were longer. However, I still recommend it to readers who enjoy historical fiction in diary format or who have an interest in this time period.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Little Book 18 Nov 2011
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Excellent little book,gives a great insight of Tudor England,a bit gory in places.You can almost smell the tower and the zoo.i learned quit a bit from this little book,only took me about an hour to read it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars BLOODY TOWER by chocaholic 16 Jun 2014
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I loved this book! It grabs you and It's like you have been made to read it! I couldn't put this book down and spent most of my free time on it. I finished it quickly because I enjoyed it so much. It is quite an easy book however it has loads of pages!
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5.0 out of 5 stars My class are really enjoying the diary extracts. 27 Feb 2014
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Great historical diary entries. It is necessary to read ahead though to ensure all bits are suitable for the reader, especially if it is being used by KS2.
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