Royal bestsellers: January & February 2009

Usually the bestseller list is confined to books, but this time I've included two DVDs that proved popular over the past two months.

So here are the best-selling royalty books and DVDs of January and February 2009, based on sales made through the site and its companion blogs:


Harry's War: The True Story of a Soldier Prince by Robert Jobson. Book about Britain's Prince Harry and his 10 weeks of military service in Afghanistan.


The Tudors – The Complete Second Season. DVD of the popular TV series. England's King Henry VIII takes control of his kingdom, and his tyranny spares no one – not even the women who love him.


Mistress of the Monarchy by Alison Weir. Biography of Katherine Swynford, mistress (and eventually wife) of King Edward III's son John of Gaunt.


The Last Days of the Romanovs: Tragedy at Ekaterinburg by Helen Rappaport. Book about the final 13 days of Russian tsar Nicholas II and his family.


Anne of the Thousand Days / Mary, Queen of Scots. DVD set. Anne of the Thousand Days stars Geneviéve Bujold as Anne Boleyn and Richard Burton as Henry VIII. Mary, Queen of Scots features Vanessa Redgrave as the doomed queen.


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