"A scholarly but wonderfully entertaining book.
It proves beyond any doubt that the reality of Tudor history is far more interesting and exciting than the fictions." Jonathan Wright reviews Our Man in Rome in the Herald.
Read the review in full at the Herald website.
From Wolf Hall to Medici Florence, I have several talks coming up in spring 2015.
In Our Time: The House of Borgia.
I discussed the Borgia Pope Alexander VI and his children on BBC Radio 4, 9am on Thursday 22 November. Click through for a link to the programme.
"A glittering debut.
Fletcher's book is at its best in her account of precisely what it meant to be an ambassador in those treacherous times." Miranda Seymour reviews Our Man in Rome
in The Sunday Times.
Hilary Mantel, author of Wolf Hall, on Our Man in Rome.
"An eye-opening book, an intricate and fascinating story of an elusive man with an impossible job. A brilliant and impressive feat of original research, and necessary reading for anyone fascinated by the story of Henry’s divorce..."