Sneak peek: January 2016 new royalty books

Next month will bring new books about England's Tudor dynasty and women in royal history! Here's your sneak peek. As always, publication dates are subject to change.

The Temptation of Elizabeth Tudor by Elizabeth Norton. Thomas Seymour's flirtation with Henry VIII's daughter Elizabeth created a scandal that was dangerous for them both.

The Lost Tudor Princess by Alison Weir. Biography of Lady Margaret Douglas, niece of England's King Henry VIII.

Henrietta Maria by Dominic Pearce. Biography of the wife of Britain's King Charles I.

The Russo-Turkish War, 1768-1774 by Brian L. Davies. Catherine the Great's war with the Ottoman Empire was crucial to her political triumph and the rollback of Ottoman power.

Scarlet Women by Ian Graham. From ancient Greece to 19th century France, this book uncovers the colorful lives of courtesans, concubines, and royal mistresses.

To see the full list of new royalty books, visit the Books page on or after January 1.

If I could only read one of the books listed above, I would pick The Lost Tudor Princess because I'm a fan of Alison Weir. Which book would you choose?

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