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Candace Fleming

Biography

Candace Fleming

Candace Fleming is the acclaimed author of numerous books for children, including BEN FRANKLIN'S ALMANAC, an ALA Notable Book and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, as well as MUNCHA! MUNCHA! MUNCHA!, GABRIELLA'S SONG and WHEN AGNES CAWS, all ALA Notable Books. She lives in a suburb of Chicago.

Candace Fleming

Books by Candace Fleming

by M. T. Anderson, Candace Fleming, Stephanie Hemphill, Lisa Ann Sandell, Jennifer Donnelly, Linda Sue Park, and Deborah Hopkinson - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Young Adult 14+

He was King Henry VIII, a charismatic and extravagant ruler obsessed with both his power as king and with siring a male heir. They were his queens --- six ill-fated women, each bound for divorce, or beheading, or death. Watch spellbound as each of Henry's wives attempts to survive her unpredictable king and his power-hungry court. See the sword flash as fiery Anne Boleyn is beheaded for adultery. Follow Jane Seymour as she rises from bullied court maiden to beloved queen, only to die after giving birth. Feel Catherine Howard's terror as old lovers resurface and whisper vicious rumors to Henry's influential advisors. Experience the heartache of mothers as they lose son after son, heir after heir.