Companion novel to the upcoming movie starring Cate
Blanchett and Clive Owen. 'The Golden Age' tells the
thrilling tale of an era - the story of one woman's
crusade to control love, crush enemies and secure her
position as a beloved icon of the western world. As
Elizabeth's cousin Mary Stuart conspires with Philip of
Spain to topple the throne, Sir Francis Walsingham,
Elizabeth's trusty advisor works tirelessly to protect
her from the many plots and conspiracies against her.
Preparing to go to war to defend her empire, Elizabeth
struggles to balance royal duties with an unexpected
vulnerability in her attraction to Raleigh.