Philippa Gregory
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Philippa Gregory

Philippa Gregory is the author of many New York Times bestselling novels, including The Other Boleyn Girl, and is a recognized authority on women’s history. Many of her works have been adapted for the screen including The Other Boleyn Girl. She graduated from the University of Sussex and received a PhD from the University of Edinburgh, where she is a Regent. She holds honorary degrees from Teesside University and the University of Sussex. She is a fellow of the Universities of Sussex and Cardiff and was awarded the 2016 Harrogate Festival Award for Contribution to Historical Fiction. She is an honorary research fellow at Birkbeck, University of London. She founded Gardens for the Gambia, a charity to dig wells in poor rural schools in The Gambia, and has provided nearly 200 wells. She welcomes visitors to her website PhilippaGregory.com.

Books by Philippa Gregory

Philippa Gregory Articles

Spectacular Historical Fiction: Read an Extract of Dark Tides by Philippa Gregory

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1 December 2020

Spectacular Historical Fiction: Read an Extract of Dark Tides by Philippa Gregory

    Dark Tides is Another Spellbinding Historical From Philippa Gregory

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    1 December 2020

    Dark Tides is Another Spellbinding Historical From Philippa Gregory

      The Perfect Blend of Sweeping Historical Events, and Gripping Personal tales: Read an Extract from Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

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      30 September 2019

      The Perfect Blend of Sweeping Historical Events, and Gripping Personal tales: Read an Extract from Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

        Tidelands by Philippa Gregory: Your Preview Verdict

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        12 September 2019

        Tidelands by Philippa Gregory: Your Preview Verdict

          Utterly Gripping. Impossible to Put Down: Read a Review of Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

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          2 September 2019

          Utterly Gripping. Impossible to Put Down: Read a Review of Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

            Better Reading Preview: Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

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            3 July 2019

            Better Reading Preview: Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

              Book of the Week: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

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              29 August 2017

              Book of the Week: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

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                29 August 2017

                Start Reading Our Book of the Week: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

                  Read the first chapter: Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory

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                  23 August 2016

                  Read the first chapter: Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory