Jean Plaidy Ï 1 REVIEWCaroline s troubles start early in life Her gene pool is a little cloudy so she is treated with kid gloves most little cloudy so she is treated with kid gloves most The story of the disastrous marriage of George IV and cousin Caroline of BrunswickIt was necessary for the Prince of Wales to marry and the choice fell on Caroline of Brunswick Caroline wanted to marry a Major in her father s army and her unpredicta This is a story about Caroline of Brunswick written in Jean Plaidy s signature "historical fiction style It follows her from her early life where "fiction style It follows her from her early life where had a messed up family and a bit of a sketchy genetic background all the way through the end of her life ight after her husband denied her attendance at his coronation It s an interesting take on Caroline here her unroyal behavior is blamed on a poor upbringing as well as a bit of mental instability Her character in this book eminds me of someone with a touch of manic depression
"OR EVEN BORDERLINE BIPOLAR DISORDER IT "even borderline bipolar disorder It well done and I enjoyed eading about this lesser known English ueen very interesting and well written I did a little Goodbye Sarajevo: A True Story of Courage, Love and Survival research and much of this book stick to the facts as are known at this time Caroline was treated horrifically by her husband I find her very convenient death shortly after the coronation of her Self absorbed snob of a husband Very suspicious He banned her from. It was necessary for the Prince of Wales to marry and the choice fell on Caroline of Brunswick Caroline wanted to marry a Major in her father's army an. The coronation of which she had aight "to participate in as the ightful ueen of "participate in as the ightful ueen of She apparently had been having some health problems but they worsened when she was excluded from the coronation and she died within weeks Poison She seemed to be a very kindhearted generous woman although very uirky to say the least Not my usual fare at all but I thoroughly enjoyed this bookIt tells of the ather sad and lonely life of Caroline of Brunswick who was brought from Germany to marry the then Prince of Wales He later became King George IV and she was ueenBut that was in name onlyHe seems
"A NASTY LITTLE MAN WHO WAS "nasty little man who was love with almost anyone ather than his wife he seems to have made no effort to even get to know her and treated her appallingly throughout their marriageFrom what I have ead Plaidy sticks uite close to the historical facts in this historical fiction and creates a likable character in CarolineThat she is eccentric is not disputed at all occasionally she seems uite unhingedBut I think always ather delightful She thumbs her nose at the behaviour expected from a family with one except only who treat her terribly I probably would have done exactly what she didAn interesting look at a lessen know oyalty and possibly the start of a little historical fiction un for me I am off to see what D her unpredictable behaviour had already esulted in scandals I am off to see what D her unpredictable behaviour had already esulted in scandals her private life Arriving in England she found her bridegroom's mistress waiting
Lse is available to me I Ve Said It Before ve said it before I ll say it again I m a sucker for Jean Plaidy booksOh myCaroline whatever will we "DO WITH YOU WHEN WE FIRST "with you When we first Caroline she is a teenager and she pulls off the most outrageous stuntslike pretending she s giving birth in etaliation for not being allowed to attend the ball The marriage between Caroline and George was set to fail The Devil's Snake Curve: A Fan's Notes From Left Field right from the beginning from the deliberate sabotage of the power hungry Lady Jersey to the chillyeception of most of the English The March Up: Taking Baghdad with the 1st Marine Division royal family to Prince George who loathed his wife because he was broke and forced to marry to pay off debts Oh what a disaster those two are It is a pity neither were able to marry those theyeally wanted The George is epulsed by Caroline the outrageous and eccentric Caroline becomes As years go by it s interesting how Caroline handles The Hurt And Lack Of Love She Receives But Also hurt and lack of love she eceives but also to Das kurze Leben der Sophie Scholl read how outlandish and uniue she is I almost couldn t believe it until I looked up other sources Jean Plaidy has certainly given Caroline a voice She is not just the outrageous and eccentric Princessueen she is the distraught hurt and despised foreigner at court Ieally can t find fault with any of Jean Plaidy s historical kings and ueens of England novels She had a knack for making history come alive. O undermine her position and to spy on her the Prince determined to hate her and her new family with the exception of the half crazy King hostile to he. .