Posted on April 19, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
We've gathered, from previous posts, that the Windsors are not necessarily everyone's favorite famous family.
But we'll take any excuse to share a book list, as it turns out, and the Windsors have given us one.
Queen Elizabeth II has been on the British throne for seventy years now, and the Big Jubilee Read is just one of many events commemorating that milestone.
In one part of that campaign, a panel of librarians, booksellers, and literature experts whittled down reader-recommended books to select ten books of honor for each decade of Elizabeth's rule.
The Guardian shares the Big Jubilee Read list — and a few of the controversies surrounding its exclusions.
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