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Give yourself the royal treatment with biographies, histories and novels about the British monarchy.

Make yourself a pot of English breakfast, butter your crumpets, and hold on to your Buckingham Palace shower caps (yes, really). Here are some books for the Anglophiles.


The Tour

After more than two weeks at sea to simmer the tension between them, Violet and Daisie Chettle couldn’t stand each other, let alone stand next to each other.

Andrew Mackie Q&A

The Tour author on royalty, research and writing historical fiction.

Royal treatment

Seven royal visits that had Australians spilling their tea.

Royal pasta dough

A recipe for the silkiest velvety pasta from Jamie’s Friday Night Feast Cookbook.

Show scones

A trusted, well-loved CWA scone recipe for over 60 years. Best served with cream and jam.