Destined for greatness… tormented by demons.
VIII is the untold story of Henry VIII. Hal is a young, gifted and handsome warrior who believes he has been chosen to lead his people. However throughout his life he is plagued by ghostly apparitions of his family’s violent past. Once he rises to power, Henry becomes a cruel and brutal tyrant, turning to murder and ferocious brutality. Fresh and original, VIII examines what turned this charismatic teenager into one of the most villainous kings in British history.
History comes alive in this gripping page-turner which will appeal to young people and adults alike. This unique and engrossing story is not to be missed.
“Great stuff…Exciting, fascinating and surprisingly scary.” – Charlie Higson