14th century England is in turmoil: the king is in debt to the city and the old order has broken down - it is a time of opportunity for those who can seize the moment. Alice Perrers, the king's mistress, has become the virtual ruler as the king lies in his sickbed. But Alice faces a host of enemies who threaten her command
Edward III, King of England, 1312-1377 Fiction.; Perrers, Alice, ca. 1348-1400 Fiction.; Great Britain History Edward III, 1327-1377 Fiction.; Great Britain Kings and rulers Paramours Fiction.