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You’ve seen her on the screen, now read her story…

From the creator of the ITV Sunday night drama, VICTORIA, now in its second year, comes the novel by Daisy Goodwin, author of the bestselling MY LAST DUCHESS and THE FORTUNE HUNTER.

In June 1837, the eighteen-year-old Victoria wakes up to find that she is Queen of the most powerful nation in the world. Can this tiny girl prevail against the men who believe that women are too hysterical to rule? And what are the secrets behind her famously passionate relationship with her husband, Albert?

From one of our greatest historical writers comes a new take on one of our most beloved monarchs… Victoria as you’ve never seen her before.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 20th October 2016

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780755396115


Goodwin demonstrates her admirable ability to fuse wide-ranging knowledge of the period with lively storytelling skills
The Sunday Times
Meticulously researched and vividly told, it is a perfect romp
Mail on Sunday
Goodwin manages to create suspense, by imagining Victoria's inner life as revealed in her letters and diaries, and doing full justice to the spirit and independence that made her one ofour greatest monarchs
The Times
The research is impeccable, the attention to detail perfect, and it brings the formidable figure of Victoria to sparkling life
Sunday Mirror
Engaging and enthralling
My Weekly