My Name Is Elizabeth  Book
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

My Name Is Elizabeth


  • Author : Annika Dunklee
  • Publisher : Kids Can Press Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 26
  • ISBN 10 : 9781554535606

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My Name Is Elizabeth Excerpt :

A young girl named Elizabeth lists the things that she likes about her name, and then makes it very clear that she does not like to be called by anything else.

Create This Book Book
Score: 5
From 7 Ratings

Create This Book


  • Author : Moriah Elizabeth
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-05-17
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 242
  • ISBN 10 : 0692452745

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Create This Book Excerpt :

Create This Book is the ultimate outlet for creativity. Includes 242 pages of unique and inspiring prompts to get you in the creative zone! Whether you are trying to get past an artist's block, wanting to become more creative, or just looking to have some fun, you will love this interactive journal! Want to learn more? Check out "Create This Book" on Youtube! You can watch Moriah Elizabeth's "Create This Book" Series! Great for inspiration and guidance on your creative journey! Go to MoriahElizabeth.com for more information.

Elizabeth the Queen Book
Score: 3.5
From 33 Ratings

Elizabeth the Queen


  • Author : Sally Bedell Smith
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 721
  • ISBN 10 : 9781400067893

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Elizabeth the Queen Excerpt :

A tribute to the life and enduring reign of Elizabeth II draws on numerous interviews and previously undisclosed documents to juxtapose the queen's public and private lives, providing coverage of such topics as her teen romance with Philip, her contributions during World War II and the scandals that have challenged her family. (This book was previously listed in Forecast.)

I  Elizabeth Book
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

I Elizabeth


  • Author : Rosalind Miles
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2007-12-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 656
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307421067

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I Elizabeth Excerpt :

A spellbinding novel about Elizabeth I from the internationally bestselling author of the Guenevere and Tristan and Isolde trilogies. Publicly declared a bastard at the age of three, daughter of a disgraced and executed mother, last in the line of succession to the throne of England, Elizabeth I inherited an England ravaged by bloody religious conflict, at war with Spain and France, and badly in debt. When she died in 1603, after a forty-five year reign, her empire spanned two continents and was united under one church, victorious in war, and blessed with an overflowing treasury. What’s more, her favorites—William Shakespeare, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh—had made the Elizabethan era a cultural Golden Age still remembered today. But for Elizabeth the woman, tragedy went hand in hand with triumph. Politics and scandal forced the passionate queen to reject her true love, Robert Dudley, and to execute his stepson, her much-adored Lord Essex. Now in this spellbinding novel, Rosalind Miles brings to life the woman behind the myth. By turns imperious, brilliant, calculating, vain, and witty, this is the Elizabeth the world never knew. From the days of her brutal father, Henry VIII, to her final dying moments, Elizabeth tells her story in her own words.

The Life of Elizabeth I Book

The Life of Elizabeth I


  • Author : Alison Weir
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-24
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307834607

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The Life of Elizabeth I Excerpt :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I remained an extremely private person throughout her reign, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with no one--not even her closest, most trusted advisers. Now, in this brilliantly researched, fascinating new book, acclaimed biographer Alison Weir shares provocative new interpretations and fresh insights on this enigmatic figure. Against a lavish backdrop of pageantry and passion, intrigue and war, Weir dispels the myths surrounding Elizabeth I and examines the contradictions of her character. Elizabeth I loved the Earl of Leicester, but did she conspire to murder his wife? She called herself the Virgin Queen, but how chaste was she through dozens of liaisons? She never married—was her choice to remain single tied to the chilling fate of her mother, Anne Boleyn? An enthralling epic that is also an amazingly intimate portrait, The Life of Elizabeth I is a mesmerizing, stunning reading experience.

Elizabeth s Glass Book

Elizabeth s Glass


  • Author : Irving Babbitt Professor of Comparative Literature and Professor of English and American Literature and Languageirving Babbitt Professor of Comparative Literature Marc Shell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Christian poetry, French
  • Pages : 365
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015029478362

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Elizabeth s Glass Excerpt :

As a girl of eleven, Elizabeth I translated into English a poem by Marguerite of Navarre on incest, spiritual and physical. Four years later her translation, tided "The Glass of the Sinful Soul," was published by the Protestant reformer John Bale. However ingenuous Elizabeth may have been at eleven, she surely realized the implications of the tract when she permitted new editions in 1568, 1582, and 1590. Its bearing on her own family and her precarious hold on the throne was all too obvious when dissenters accused both her father, Henry VIII, and her mother, Ann Boleyn, of adultery; when her father had sought to annul his first marriage on grounds of incest, when her mother was accused by Henry of incest, and when Elizabeth herself was deemed a bastard. Making Elizabeth's little-known work readily available to today's scholars, Elizabeth's Glass includes a photographic reproduction of Elizabeth's manuscript and a modern transcription, as well as John Bale's additions to his 1548 edition. In an erudite and penetrating introduction, Marc Shell investigates the complex political, familial, theological, and ecclesiastical forces that made Elizabeth acutely conscious of incest and made her translation an emblem of a controversy that stormed throughout Reformation Europe.

Elizabeth Book
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Elizabeth


  • Author : David Starkey
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2007-09-25
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 402
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061367434

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Elizabeth Excerpt :

An abused child, yet confident of her destiny to reign, a woman in a man's world, passionately sexual—though, as she maintained, a virgin—Elizabeth I is famed as England's most successful ruler. David Starkey's brilliant new biography concentrates on Elizabeth's formative years—from her birth in 1533 to her accession in 1558—and shows how the experiences of danger and adventure formed her remarkable character and shaped her opinions and beliefs. From princess and heir-apparent to bastardized and disinherited royal, accused traitor to head of the princely household, Elizabeth experienced every vicissitude of fortune and extreme of condition—and rose above it all to reign during a watershed moment in history. A uniquely absorbing tale of one young woman's turbulent, courageous, and seemingly impossible journey toward the throne, Elizabeth is the exhilarating story of the making of a queen.

Elizabeth s Wish Book
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Elizabeth s Wish


  • Author : Debbi Chocolate
  • Publisher : Sankofa Books
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 104
  • ISBN 10 : 0940975459

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Elizabeth s Wish Excerpt :

Elizabeth wants to enter a local talent competition. Can she handle the possibility of not winning? And if she does win, should she keep the prize money or contribute it to charity?.

Young Elizabeth Book
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Young Elizabeth


  • Author : Kate Williams
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2012-05-10
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9780297867821

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Young Elizabeth Excerpt :

The story of how Elizabeth II became queen. We can hardly imagine a Britain without Elizabeth II on the throne. It seems to be the job she was born for. And yet for much of her early life the young princess did not know the role that her future would hold. She was our accidental Queen. As a young girl, Elizabeth was among the guests in Westminster Abbey watching her father being crowned, making her the only monarch to have attended a parent's coronation. Kate Williams explores the sheltered upbringing of the young princess with a gentle father and domineering mother, her complicated relationship with her sister, Princess Margaret, and her dependence on her nanny, Marion 'Crawfie' Crawford. She details the profound and devastating impact of the abdication crisis when, at the impressionable age of 11, Elizabeth found her position changed overnight: no longer a minor princess she was now heiress to the throne. Elizabeth's determination to share in the struggles of her people marked her out from a young age. Her father initially refused to let her volunteer as a nurse during the Blitz, but relented when she was 18 and allowed her to work as a mechanic and truck driver for the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service. It was her forward-thinking approach that ensured that her coronation was televised, against the advice of politicians at the time. Kate Williams reveals how the 25-year-old young queen carved out a lasting role for herself amid the changes of the 20th century. Her monarchy would be a very different one to that of her parents and grandparents, and its continuing popularity in the 21st century owes much to the intelligence and elusive personality of this remarkable woman.

Elizabeth s Gift Book

Elizabeth s Gift


  • Author : Donna Davidson
  • Publisher : Signet
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 0451180089

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Elizabeth s Gift Excerpt :

Blessed with the talent to read others' thoughts, Miss Elizabeth Wydner feels herself immune to falsehood and surprise--until she meets the handsome and alluring Nathan, Lord Hawksley. Original.

She Raised Her Voice  Book

She Raised Her Voice


  • Author : Jordannah Elizabeth
  • Publisher : Running Press Kids
  • Release Date : 2021-12-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 168
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762475148

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She Raised Her Voice Excerpt :

A fully illustrated middle-grade anthology celebrating Black women singers throughout history in a first-of-its-kind collection. From jazz and blues, hip hop and R&B, pop, punk, and opera, Black women have made major contributions to the history and formation of musical genres for more than a century. In this fully illustrated middle grade anthology, 50 strong, empowering, and inspiring Black women singers' bios will teach kids to follow their dreams, to think outside the box, and to push the boundaries of what's expected. Written by music writer and journalist Jordannah Elizabeth and illustrated by Briana Dengoue, She Raised Her Voice! will inspire readers to find their voice and their own way of expressing themselves.

Queen Elizabeth Book

Queen Elizabeth


  • Author : Theodore Maynard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1940
  • Genre: Great Britain
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : IND:32000004575942

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