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Other than learning about John Frith as a very minor character associated with William Tyndale, there was nothing new to me.
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La librera y el hereje
Jenay rated it liked it Jul 03, To me a book is either worth reading or it isn’t. Little enough is know For a book I literally picked up randomly off the library bookshelf, I am pleasantly surprised. We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies. As a fan of historical fiction, i loved this book because it documents the time heretics suffered massive persecution through the reign of King Henry VIII.
But like I said, it helped make it an easier read and I really felt like I learned a lot hereie the time period. It makes me fl what people will do in the name of religion. Combining editions with slightly different author. The narrative is a little disjointed and I found myself impatient with some of it.
A activation email has been sent to you. Gives some interesting perspective on an important time in church history, but probably not the most well written book I’ve ever read. Well-researched historical fiction based on real events. During those turbulent years, what was considered safe, lirera belief changed at the whim of the king and whatever powerful people he currently held in favor.
Please click the link in that email to activate your subscription. The only reason I’ve relented and started putting stars up there is to credit the good ones, which were being unfairly uncredited. It reminded me a great deal of Wolf Hall and I would recommend it to fans of those books. Open Preview See a Problem? To ask other readers questions about La librera y el herejeplease sign up. Open Preview See a Problem?
She did an acceptable job. I enjoyed the full development of Kate’s character. To ask other readers questions about La librera y el herejeplease sign up.
When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie. I hadn’ Is this historical fiction or romance? Historical fiction libbrera the Tudor era has an uphill battle. Really really slow, but good for understanding how it was back then to be able to read the Bible by yourself, and martyrs who did that. Still, a good read. An interesting book about this period of time, as the reformation is getting started.
Is this historical fiction or romance? La librera y el hereje by Brenda Vantrease. Was that what suffering did? History is so fascinating and horrible. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Here, we see More’s darker side – the religious zealot who eagerly used torture and burning at the stake to prevent the printing and distribution of materials that would allow the common h to read the Bible and interpret it’s contents for himself.
No trivia or quizzes yet. What is worse, the relationship between protagonist Kate and her romantic interest John Frith commits one of the unforgivable sins of historical fiction, transplanting 21st century sensibilities into people who lived years ago.
I liked that this book took the real story of John Firth and imagined what life was like for his wife. Pero cuando arrestan a John por no gereje la orden de quemarlos todos, Kate se traslada a Bristol decidida a comprar nuevos libros y a preservar su libertad.
I can’t rate it three-fifths worth reading! Email address subscribed successfully.