Close Send. Library Search. Log in. Philippa Gregory. Dazzled by the king, Mary falls in love with both her golden prince and her growing role as unofficial queen. However, she soon realizes just how much she is a pawn in her family's ambitious plots as the king's interest begins to wane, and soon, she is forced to step aside for her best friend and rival: her sister, Anne.
With her own destiny suddenly unknown, Mary realizes she must defy her family and take fate into her own hands. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Copy Details. Staff View. Grouped Work ID:. Many of her works have been adapted for the screen including The Other Boleyn Girl.
She holds honorary degrees from Teesside University and the University of Sussex. 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 wells. She welcomes visitors to her website PhilippaGregory. With her own destiny suddenly unknown, Mary realizes that she must defy her family and take fate into her own hands.
With more than one million copies in print and adapted for the big screen, The Other Boleyn Girl is a riveting historical drama. Be the first one to write a review. Books for People with Print Disabilities. The Free Library of Philadelphia. Search Search Search Browse menu.