Thomas Penn is the author of the acclaimed, bestselling Winter King: The Dawn of Tudor England which won the H. W. Fisher Best First Biography Prize. Hi latest book is The Brothers York: An English Tragedy. It's the story of three remarkable brothers, two of whom were crowned kings of England and the other an heir presumptive, whose antagonism was fuelled by the mistrust and vendettas of the age that brought their family to power.
Thomas Penn @ 5x15 - Tale of the Winter King
Thomas Penn was born in 1974. Studying English at Oxford University, he first encountered the strange, seductive world of Henry VII through the writing of the Tudor poet John Skelton. Having gained a PhD in early Tudor history from Cambridge University in 2001, he moved