(Full length review articles to follow shortly.)
"An outstanding talent"
MATTHEW D'ANCONA - SPECTATOR BOOKS OF THE YEAR
"History at its best"
"One of our finest young historians"
On 'The Pleasures of Men':
"Properly thrilling and extraordinarily well written"
THE INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY
"Intense, intelligent and hugely entertaining, The Pleasures of Men will add Williams to the ranks of queens of contemporary fiction"
"A dark story of murder and obsession"
"Mesmerising...Williams captures the city in thrall to a madman...elegant and compelling"
On 'Becoming Queen':
'Becoming Queen showcases an outstanding talent'
MATTHEW D'ANCONA - THE SPECTATOR, BOOKS OF THE YEAR
'Kate Williams has excelled herself. She has perfected the art of historical biography...her pacy writing is underpinned by the most impeccable scholarship.'
On 'England's Mistress':
'A wonderful, sparkling biography'