Books by Stella Tillyard

TIDES OF WAR by Stella Tillyard
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"Solid historical fiction, with vivid characters and vibrant local color."
Set in the pre-Waterloo days of the peninsula campaign, Tillyard's narrative explores both military and personal maneuvers as Wellington seeks victory on the battlefields and some of his officers seek victory in the bedrooms. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 12, 2006

"A juicy account of George's challenging and colorful relationships with his siblings, told from a fresh perspective."
British historian Tillyard (Citizen Lord, 1998, etc.) paints a Hanoverian family portrait centered on the reign of the eldest brother, who became King of England in 1760. Read full book review >
Released: June 15, 1998

"Lord Edward materializes here as not just an Irish martyr, but as a remarkable figure far in advance of his turbulent times. (8 pages b&w photos, 4 pages color photos, not seen)"
In this bicentennial of the failed United Irishmen rising against Britain, a charismatic Protestant aristocrat, soldier, and radical politician receives the extended treatment usually given to the rebellion's legendary Wolfe Tone. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Although the formal history could be more adeptly integrated, Tillyard generally brings the women and their extraordinary world to life."
This colorful narrative succeeds at bringing four historically distant lives closer to us. Read full book review >