This novel chronicles the life of Queen Victoria, the longest-reigning British monarch to date, and her husband, Prince Consort Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Beginning with extensive facts on the turbulant and controlled childhood life of the first cousins, Gill offers an inside look on one of the greatest love stories of all time. Experience life with the royal family with Albert as the proud and perfect German father, Victoria as the stubborn, but loving mother and their 9 children–Vicky, Bertie, Alice, Alfie, Helena, Louise, Arthur, Leopold and the youngest, Beatrice. Dive into English history with this thrilling biography on one of the greatest queens of England and her handsome, German husband, the Prince Consort. Enjoy!
Reviewed by Caroline W ’16