George VI and Elizabeth (Paperback, 736 pg) Sally Bedell Smith

A revelatory account of how King George VI and Elizabeth’s marriage saved the monarchy.  Read more below.

Sally Bedell Smith


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Granted special access by Queen Elizabeth II to her parents’ letters and diaries and those of their close friends and family, Sally Bedell Smith brings the love story of this iconic royal couple to life. Deeply researched and revealing, this book shows how a devoted marriage helped the King and Queen meet the challenges of World War II, lead a nation, solidify the public’s faith in the monarchy, and raise their daughters, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret. Sally Bedell Smith gives us an inside view of the lives, struggles, hopes, and triumphs of King George VI and Elizabeth during a dramatic time in history.