The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher

Author: Hilary Mantel Type: Fiction, short stories Published: 2014 I read it: February 2015 Hilary Mantel continues to expand her readership as more people latch onto her brilliant Thomas Cromwell trilogy. This piece of historical fiction is the first taste of her work for a lot of us, and the final installment has yet to…

Bring Up the Bodies

Author: Hilary Mantel Type: Fiction, novel Part of series: Thomas Cromwell Trilogy (#2) Published: 2012 I read it: November 2014 This conversational review was originally published on Levi & Laura. “It is no small enterprise, to bring down a queen of England.” Yet this is the job of Thomas Cromwell. And the large enterprise of…

Wolf Hall

Author: Hilary Mantel Type: Fiction, novel Part of series: Thomas Cromwell Trilogy (#1) Published: 2009 I read it: September 2014 ThisĀ conversational review was originally published on Levi & Laura. Levi: Hear ye, hear ye! Let it be known that Mssr. Levi and Mdme. Laura completed a lengthy tome on the nonce! Should we do our…