Books set in 16th C
Attitude: Some Care Needed → Unobjectionable
Piers Medley, a young Sussex forester at the time of the Reformation, takes in a girl whom he rescues from vagabonds.
Personal religious difficulties in post-Reformation England, including the marrying of professed Religious. Goodhearted generosity in a difficult situation.
Historical, Romantic, Thought-provoking
Alan McLennan is a clan laird, driven by revenge against the man who had his family taken away or killed in front of him.
Tragic story about a man driven to revenge to the exclusion of all else; the kindness of those who look after Peony, even McLennan albeit unwittingly.
Widge is a poor orphan who has the rare ability to write a unique coded shorthand.
A fast-moving historical novel that introduces you to life in 16th century London among the actors of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. It depicts friendship, loyalty and honesty in a positive way.