The 36 Most Popular Books on the Tudor Era


Fiction & Non-Fiction

The Tudor period is the period between 1485 and 1603 in England and Wales and includes the Elizabethan periodduring the reign of Elizabeth I until 1603. The Tudor periodcoincides with the dynasty of the House of Tudor in England whose first monarch was Henry VII (1457–1509).



Henry VII (1485–1509); Henry VIII (1509–1547); Edward VI (1547–1553)


Mary I (1553–1558); Elizabeth I (1558–1603)

#1 The Other Boleyn Girl Philippa Gregory


#2 The Constant Princess Philippa Gregory


#3 Wolf Hall Hilary Mantel


#4 The Queen’s Fool Philippa Gregory


#5 The Six Wives of Henry VIII Alison Weir


#6 The Boleyn Inheritance Philippa Gregory


#7 Innocent Traitor Alison Weir


#8 The Virgin’s Lover Philippa Gregory


#9 Bring Up the Bodies Hilary Mantel


#10 The Other Queen Philippa Gregory


#11 The Children of Henry VIII Alison Weir


#12 The Autobiography of Henry VIII: With Notes by His Fool, Will Somers Margaret George


#13 The Life of Elizabeth I Alison Weir


#14 The Lady Elizabeth Alison Weir


#15 The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn Alison Weir


#16 Henry VIII: The King and His Court Alison Weir


#17 The Wives of Henry VIII Antonia Fraser


#18 Dissolution C.J. Sansom


#19 The Red Queen Philippa Gregory


#20 The White Princess Philippa Gregory


#21 The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn Eric Ives


#22 Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII David Starkey


#23 The Secret Diary of Anne Boleyn Robin Maxwell


#24 Elizabeth: The Struggle for the Throne David Starkey


#25 The White Queen Philippa Gregory


#26 To Hold the Crown Jean Plaidy


#27 The Last Boleyn Karen Harper


#28 Elizabeth and Mary: Cousins, Rivals, Queens Jane Dunn


#29 The Sisters Who Would Be Queen Leanda de Lisle


#30 The Tudors: The Complete Story of England’s Most Notorious Dynasty G.J. Meyer


#31 Mary Boleyn: The Mistress of Kings Alison Weir


#32 The Taming of the Queen Philippa Gregory


#33 The Last Wife of Henry VIII Carolly Erickson


#34 Murder Most Royal Jean Plaidy


#35 The Boleyn King Laura Andersen


#36 The Lady in the Tower Jean Plaidy


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