Biography & Autobiography Books - Royalty - Bestsellers

The Palace Papers: Inside the House of Windsor--the Truth and the Turmoil By Tina Brown Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593138090
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Published: Crown - April 26th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The “addictively readable” (The Washington Post) inside story of the British royal family’s battle to overcome the dramas of the Diana years—only to confront new, twenty-first-century crises
 


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The Dark Queens: The Bloody Rivalry That Forged the Medieval World By Shelley Puhak Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781635574913
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 22nd, 2022

“A well-researched and well-told epic history. The Dark Queens brings these courageous, flawed, and ruthless rulers and their distant times back to life.”--Margot Lee Shetterly, New York Times-bestselling author of Hidden Figures


Queen of Our Times: The Life of Queen Elizabeth II By Robert Hardman Cover Image
$54.00
ISBN: 9781643139098
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Published: Pegasus Books - April 5th, 2022

The definitive portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by a renowned royal biographer.

As seen on Good Morning America, CNN, and the BBC

Shy but with a steely self-confidence; inscrutable despite ten decades in the public eye; unflappable; devout; indulgent; outwardly reserved, inwardly passionate; unsentimental; inquisitive; young at heart.

Even with her recent pa


Pocket Diana Wisdom: Wise and Inspirational Words from the People's Princess By Hardie Grant London Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781784884956
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Published: Hardie Grant - May 10th, 2022

In Pocket Diana Wisdom, the Princess of Wales shares her pearls of wisdom on everything from love to culture and society, kindness, leadership and family.

Full of inspirational quotes and wise words, this little book pays homage to the people's princess.

On Family
Family is the most important thing in the world.

On Work
I knew what my job was;


Queen Elizabeth II: An Oral History By Deborah Hart Strober, Gerald Strober Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781639361915
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Published: Pegasus Books - May 3rd, 2022

A stunning and revelatory oral history of Queen Elizabeth II and her reign.

There seems an unquenchable fascination with the British royal family on both sides of the Atlantic, borne out by the popularity of The Crown on Netflix, the spotlight on the Sussexes and Cambridges, and the media attention on the death of Prince Philip.

These detailed interview


Lady in Waiting: My Extraordinary Life in the Shadow of the Crown By Anne Glenconner Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780306846373
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Published: Hachette Books - March 16th, 2021

Discover untold secrets with this extraordinary memoir of drama and tragedy by Anne Glenconner—a close member of the royal circle and lady-in-waiting to Princess Margaret. 

Anne Glenconner has been at the center of the royal circle from childhood, when she met and befriended the future Queen Elizabeth II and her sister, the Princess Margaret.


The Last King of America: The Misunderstood Reign of George III By Andrew Roberts Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781984879264
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Published: Viking - November 9th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Churchill and Napoleon

The last king of America, George III, has been ridiculed as a complete disaster who frittered away the colonies and went mad in his old age. The truth is much more nuanced and fascinating--and will completely change the way readers and historians view his reign and legacy.


Blood and Oil: Mohammed bin Salman's Ruthless Quest for Global Power By Bradley Hope, Justin Scheck Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780306846632
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Published: Hachette Books - September 7th, 2021

From award-winning Wall Street Journal reporters comes a revelatory look at the inner workings of the world's most powerful royal family, and how the struggle for succession produced Saudi Arabia's charismatic but ruthless Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, aka MBS.

35-year-old Mohammed bin Salman's sudden rise stunned the world.


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Cleopatra: A Life By Stacy Schiff Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316001946
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 6th, 2011

The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt.

Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator.


The Diana Chronicles By Tina Brown Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780767923095
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Published: Anchor - May 20th, 2008

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Years after her death, Princess Diana remains a mystery. This "insanely readable and improbably profound" biography (Chicago Tribune) reveals the truth as only famed journalist Tina Brown could tell it. 

"The best book on Diana." —The New Yorker


The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors By Dan Jones Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780143127888
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Published: Penguin Books - October 6th, 2015

The author of Powers and Thrones and presenter of Netflix’s Secrets of Great British Castles offers a vivid account of the events that inspired Game of Thrones and Shakespeare’s Henry IV and Richard III


Diana: Her True Story--in Her Own Words By Andrew Morton Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781501169731
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 27th, 2017

The sensational biography of Princess Diana, written with her cooperation and now featuring exclusive new material to commemorate the 20th anniversary of her death.

When Diana: Her True Story was first published in 1992, it forever changed the way the public viewed the British monarchy.