The Siege of Loyalty House

By jessie Childs

The Siege of Loyalty House: A Civil War Story, by Jessie Childs

The Siege of Loyalty House

By jessie Childs

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The Siege of Loyalty House: A Civil War Story, by Jessie Childs

Jessie Childs

Award-winning author, historian and broadcaster

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

LATEST NEWS

West Horsley Place

16 March 2024 - History Day at West Horsley Place - Talk and book signing. Details      

Battleground Podcast

Christmas Special on the Military History Books of 2023, with Saul David, Patrick Bishop, Roger Moorhouse, Jessie Childs and Richard Foreman. Listen      

Spectator World

Jessie gives her Books of the Year 2023 in the December issue of Spectator World      

The 2023 HWA Crown Awards

The Siege of Loyalty House shortlisted for the Historical Writers' Association Non-Fiction Crown, 2023 Details    

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The Siege of Loyalty House: A Civil War Story, by Jessie Childs

God’s Traitors

Terror and Faith in Elizabethan England

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The Siege of Loyalty House: A Civil War Story, by Jessie Childs

Henry VIII’s Last Victim

The Life and Times of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

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