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The dog who loved a Queen / Jackie French.

By: French, Jackie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: French, Jackie. Animal stars: 2.; The animal stars: 2.Publisher: Pymble, N.S.W. : Angus & Robertson, 2007Edition: First edition.Description: 207 pages : map ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780732285081 (pbk.) :; 0732285089 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587 -- Juvenile fiction | Mills & Boon historical -- Juvenile fiction | Dogs -- Juvenile fiction | Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile fiction | Dogs -- Picture book fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories, Australian -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Historical fiction. | Children's historical fiction. | Children's fiction.DDC classification: A823.4 Summary: To the world outside her luxurious prison, Mary Queen of Scots was either a shameless beauty who killed her husband, or the rightful Queen of England and Scotland, tragically held captive by Elizabeth I. But to the dog who loved her, Mary was simply his mistress, and the centre of his world. While Mary desperately plotted to seize both her freedom and the throne, her dog Folly's world was one of chasing mice behind the tapestries and enjoying turkey legs with quinces for supper. Until the day came when they tried to take his queen away ... Based on the true story of the dog who was with Mary when she died, THE DOG WHO LOVED A QUEEN is a fascinating tale of religious bigotry, plots and passion - and the unquestioning loyalty of a small Scottish terrier.
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Book 2 in the Animal Stars series - where history comes alive through the eyes of special animals. To outsiders, Mary is a queen and a threat, but to her devoted dog Folly, she is his world To the world outside her luxurious prison, Mary Queen of Scots was either a shameless beauty who killed her husband, or the rightful Queen of England and Scotland, tragically held captive by Elizabeth I. But to the dog who loved her, Mary was simply his mistress, and the centre of his world. While Mary desperately plotted to seize both her freedom and the throne, her dog Folly's world is one of chasing mice behind the tapestries and enjoying turkey legs with quinces for supper. Until the day comes when they try to take his Queen away ... Based on the true story of the dog who was with Mary when she died, the Dog Who Loved a Queen is a fascinating tale of religious bigotry, plots and passion - and the unquestioning loyalty of a small Scottish terrier.

To the world outside her luxurious prison, Mary Queen of Scots was either a shameless beauty who killed her husband, or the rightful Queen of England and Scotland, tragically held captive by Elizabeth I. But to the dog who loved her, Mary was simply his mistress, and the centre of his world. While Mary desperately plotted to seize both her freedom and the throne, her dog Folly's world was one of chasing mice behind the tapestries and enjoying turkey legs with quinces for supper. Until the day came when they tried to take his queen away ... Based on the true story of the dog who was with Mary when she died, THE DOG WHO LOVED A QUEEN is a fascinating tale of religious bigotry, plots and passion - and the unquestioning loyalty of a small Scottish terrier.

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