Jean Plaidy

Jean Plaidy was the pen name of Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert, a prolific English author who wrote under various names. She was known for her historical fiction, particularly the novels she wrote as Jean Plaidy which cover English and European royalty. Her work is characterized by meticulous research and an engaging narrative style. She was one of the most successful literary figures of her time, with millions of books sold worldwide.


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  1. 1. The Plantagenet Saga

    "The Plantagenet Saga" is a historical fiction series that explores the lives and reigns of the Plantagenet dynasty in England, from Henry II to Richard III. Through vivid storytelling, the series provides an intimate look at the personal lives, political intrigues, and tumultuous events of this influential royal family. The saga is known for its meticulous historical research, detailed descriptions, and engaging narratives, bringing to life the complex relationships, power struggles, and pivotal moments that shaped England's history.