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The Last Princess: The Devoted Life of Queen Victoria's Youngest Daughter

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The Last Princess: The Devoted Life of Queen Victoria's Youngest Daughter

The Last Princess: The Devoted Life of Queen Victoria's Youngest Daughter by Matthew Dennison
English | December 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1789543908 | 320 pages | EPUB | 13.97 MB

Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore, later Princess Henry of Battenberg, was the last-born – in 1866 – of Victoria and Albert's children, and she would outlive all of her siblings to die as recently as 1944. Her childhood coincided with her mother's extended period of mourning for her prematurely deceased husband, a circumstance which may have contributed to Victoria's determination to keep her youngest daughter as close to her as possible.

Marie-Antoinette: The Making of a French Queen

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Marie-Antoinette: The Making of a French Queen

Marie-Antoinette: The Making of a French Queen by John Hardman
English | October 29th, 2019 | ISBN: 0300243081 | 376 pages | EPUB | 8.10 MB

A new look which fundamentally overturns our understanding of this famously "out of touch" queen

The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe

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The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe

The Other Side of the Coin: The Queen, the Dresser and the Wardrobe by Angela Kelly
English | October 30th, 2019 | ISBN: 0062982559 | 304 pages | EPUB | 79.08 MB

When Angela Kelly and The Queen are together, laughter echoes through the corridors of Buckingham Palace. Angela has worked with The Queen and walked the corridors of the Royal Household for twenty-five years, initially as Her Majesty's Senior Dresser and then latterly as Her Majesty's Personal Advisor, Curator, Wardrobe and In-house Designer. As the first person in history to hold this title, she shares a uniquely close working relationship with The Queen. In The Other Side of the Coin, The Queen has personally given Angela her blessing to share their extraordinary bond with the world.

Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen

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Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen

Unicorn: The Memoir of a Muslim Drag Queen by Amrou Al-Kadhi
English | October 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 0008306060, 0008306109 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0.78 MB

From a god-fearing Muslim boy enraptured with their mother, to a vocal, queer drag queen estranged from their family, this is a heart-breaking and hilarious memoir about the author's fight to be true to themself My name is Amrou Al-Kadhi – by day. By night, I am Glamrou, an empowered, fearless and acerbic drag queen who wears seven-inch heels and says the things that nobody else dares to. Growing up in a strict Iraqi Muslim household, it didn't take long for me to realise I was different. When I was ten years old, I announced to my family that I was in love with Macaulay Culkin in Home Alone.

Our Rainbow Queen: A Tribute to Queen Elizabeth II and Her Colorful Wardrobe

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Our Rainbow Queen: A Tribute to Queen Elizabeth II and Her Colorful Wardrobe

Our Rainbow Queen: A Tribute to Queen Elizabeth II and Her Colorful Wardrobe by Sali Hughes
English | October 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0593086252 | 208 pages | EPUB | 132.73 MB

A full-spectrum collection of photos of the Queen, paired with illuminating captions explaining each outfit, spanning nine decades of fashion and every color of the rainbow.