Watch Jessie speak at the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2015


Welcome to the website of the award-winning writer and historian Jessie Childs, author of Henry VIII’s Last Victim and God’s Traitors.


A truly superb biography
Daily Telegraph

A deservedly award-winning debut

Brilliantly original history
Sunday Times

Gripping, thought-provoking and timely

Extraordinarily learned
Prof. J.J. Scarisbrick

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