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~ Before the Reign Falls: The Lost Words of Lady Jane Grey

In July 1553, 16-year-old Lady Jane Grey became de facto Queen of England and Ireland for just nine days. In this new novel, a group of friends renovating an old barn chance upon a stash of manuscripts that reveal clues to a mystery going back more than four centuries. In this edition of Historical Fiction, Alice Roberts talks to author David Black about his novel of mystery, intrigue, politics and love.

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