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The 2009 Booker winner is the first in a series of novels (the second, Bring Up the Bodies, has just been published) presenting the life of Tudor statesman Thomas Cromwell. With remarkable immediacy, Mantel inhabits the restless, brilliant, ambitious mind of her subject, so that we see the events... Read More »
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Very well written.
But for someone who gets to read just 30 or so minutes at bedtime, it was too long - nearly 700 pages!
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Sexual Content: This title contains Sexual Content.
Violence: This title contains Violence.
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