Alison Weir is the "New York Times" bestselling author of many historical biographies, including "The Lady in the Tower, Mistress of the Monarchy, Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, The Life of Elizabeth I, " and "The Six Wives of Henry VIII, "and of the novels "Captive Queen, Innocent Traitor, " and "The Lady Elizabeth." She lives in Surrey, England, with her husband.
Praise for Alison Weir's "The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn"" ""[Weir] is well equipped to parse the evidence, ferret out the misconceptions and arrive at sturdy hypotheses about what actually befell Anne."--"The New York Times"" ""Well-researched and compulsively readable . . . Acclaimed novelist and historian Weir continues to successfully mine the Tudor era, once again excavating literary gold."--"Booklist"" ""It is a testament to Weir's artfulness and elegance as a writer that "The Lady in the Tower" remains fresh and suspenseful, even though the reader knows what's coming."--"The Independent "(U.K.)" ""Compelling stuff, full of political intrigue and packing an emotional wallop."--"The Oregonian"