Tuesday, 20 August 2013

'A Humble Companion' by Laurie Graham

Release date: 29th August 2013
Published by: Quercus
ISBN No: 978 0857387837

Loyalty tested to the limit. Dangerous secrets to keep. A lifelong friendship between a princess and a commoner. Nellie Welche's life changes for ever when she's proposed as companion to Princess Sophia, daughter of mad King George III and Queen Charlotte. Taken into the heart of the family, Nellie is privy to the innermost secrets of the rotten House of Hanover. From the first rumblings of the French Revolution to the beginnings of the railway age, Nellie charts their story as she and Sofy support each other through the ups and downs of their extraordinary lives.

Copyright: The Book Depository Synopsis


  1. I like historical fiction. It always amazes me how weird the royal houses of Europe were. This sounds like an interesting slant with an interesting point of view character to tell the tale. Thanks for the appetizer.

    1. Glad this synopsis was of some help Elizabeth. Thank you for calling by and leaving your comment. It is very much appreciated! :-)


Note: only a member of this blog may post a comment.