Episode 6: Rumours
Anton Lesser reads the much-anticipated finale to Hilary Mantel's Booker-winning Thomas Cromwell series. Today: rumours circulate about Cromwell and Henry's daughter Mary.
Anton Lesser reads the long-awaited finale to Hilary Mantel's Booker-winning Thomas Cromwell series.
Summer 1536: Cromwell is fighting fires on all fronts – having just seen off the potentially disastrous betrothal of Henry’s niece, Margaret Douglas, rumours are now circulating about his intentions towards Mary, the king’s eldest daughter..
Writer: Hilary Mantel
Reader: Anton Lesser
Abridger: Katrin Williams
Producer: Justine Willett