The Queen's Daughter
A 2011 Bankstreet Best Children's Book of the Year!
The story of Joan of England, the youngest daughter of the notorious twelfth century queen Eleanor of Aquitaine and the powerful King Henry II of England. The Queen's Daughter chronicles Joan's complicated interactions with her warring parents and with her favorite brother Richard the Lionheart, the trials she faces as the child-bride of the King of Sicily, and her tempestuous relationship with the maddeningly charming Raymond VI, Count of Toulouse.
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