They may live their lives out in the public eye but there’s still a lot we don’t know about the royals. Like any family I am positive they have their ups and downs, scandals and celebrations. The British public get snippets, but few see what’s going on behind closed doors. Their lives are so removed from normality that they’re almost like a fictional story, and over the years a whole genre of fiction has developed telling the imagined stories of royals, past and present. Here are seven novels about the royals that will leave you desperate to know more.
Whether they’re throwing extravagant balls for overseas leaders, getting married, or escaping to their holiday home for the summer, the fixation on the British royal family is real. You learn about them in history classes through school and they’re all over the press, but did you know that this has also inspired some pretty dramatic, steamy, and scandalous novels over the years? I mean, who can blame these authors. With so much known about the royal family through the centuries and the serious drama it’s encountered, it makes perfect material for a great page turner. So, if you’re in need of a new poolside read and the royal family are your thing then check out these seven stories