Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England

""Treason" is one of the most powerful historical novels I've ever read. It brings to vivid and shocking life the age in which Shakespeare lived and in which the English martyrs died." Joseph PearceWriter-in-Residence, Thomas More College of Liberal Arts ..


Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England Reviews

Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Adina

interesting

Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Audrey

I just couldn't get into this. From what I did read, there didn't seem to be much nuance in the characters. I might give this another try at a different time.

Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Jillbevins

Inspiring and educational.

Very good historical novel of the persecution faced by Catholics in England. Sad and heartbreaking, full of love and truth.

Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Peter Mongeau

“It is suffering, more than anything else, which clears the way for the grace which transforms human souls.” – Blessed Pope John Paul II, Salvifici Doloris

This quote by Blessed John Paul II could well be the theme of Dena Hunt’s exquisite novel, Treason, which takes place in 16th Century England when Catholicism was outlawed. Suffering for the faith in our current North American culture is something most modern Catholics have never considered. Religious apathy is evidenced by half-filled churche
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Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Stuart

Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England takes place in 16th Century England, or Shakespeare's day. This was a time when being Catholic in England was traitorous and resulted in death. Within this book, Ms. Hunt shows us the human spirit in many different characters and how each one responds to the persecution of themselves or others. Spoiler alert: It's not always in a positive manner.

The first thing I do with a book, regardless of whether it's fiction or non-fiction, is read the back c
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Treason: A Catholic Novel of Elizabethan England
Michael

A story of how Catholics were forbidden under Queen Elizabeth to practice their faith under punishment of death. The so called Golden age.