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Andrew Morton: The Queen

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Orange County Libraries presents Andrew Morton with his newest book about the life of late Queen Elizabeth I.

Early arrivals will receive a complimentary copy (while supplies last)!


Andrew Morton studied history at the University of Sussex, England, with a focus on aristocracy and the 1930s. Morton has written extensively on celebrity including biographies of Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie, and Madonna, as well as the British royal family. He has written bestselling biographies of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Prince Andrew, and Meghan Markle. His #1 New York Times bestselling biography Diana: Her True Story won international acclaim, described by critics as a "modern classic" and "the closest we will ever come to her autobiography."1

Event Date: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 6:30pm
100 Civic Center Dr.
Lake Forest, CA 92630
The Queen: Her Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538700433
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 15th, 2022

#1 New York Times bestselling biographer Andrew Morton provides the definitive, most comprehensive account of Queen Elizabeth II's legendary reign. 

Diana: Her True Story--in Her Own Words Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501169731
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 27th, 2017

The sensational biography of Princess Diana, written with her cooperation and now featuring exclusive new material to commemorate the 20th anniversary of her death.

Meghan and the Unmasking of the Monarchy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538747339
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 19th, 2021

Extensively updated with brand new chapters and images chronicling Meghan Markle's life after the royal wedding, this revised edition of renowned royal biographer Andrew Morton's New York Times bestselling biography is a comprehensive look at the American actress who—like Princess Diana before her—threw the British monarchy into turmoil.

Elizabeth & Margaret: The Intimate World of the Windsor Sisters Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538700457
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 5th, 2022

Perfect for fans of The Crown, this captivating biography from a New York Times bestselling author follows Queen Elizabeth II and her sister Margaret as they navigate life in the royal spotlight.

Wallis in Love: The Untold Life of the Duchess of Windsor, the Woman Who Changed the Monarchy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781455566952
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - December 11th, 2018

"The best account so far of the most notorious woman-and most dangerous threat to the British royal family-of the twentieth century. Andrew Morton presents a convincing picture of Wallis Simpson's rip-roaring sexual and social adventures and her curious marriage to the Duke of Windsor."—Sarah Bradford, international bestselling author of Elizabeth: A Biography of Her Majesty the Queen and Diana