Keep Your Head: How to Survive as Henry VIII's Wife

A project in Swindon, UK by James Tyler Ball

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Explore the six wives of Henry VIII in this light-hearted yet informative history book
Backers: 19
Average Pledge Per Backer: £23

Funded: £435 of £750
Dates: Mar 26th -> Apr 25th (30 days)
Project By: James Tyler Ball
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Latest News

We Have FAILED, but This ISN'T the End of the Road...

April 25th - via:
As I write this, there are mere hours left to the "Keep Your Head" Kickstarter campaign with just over half of the funding goal achieved. Unfortunately, this campaign has failed.  While the failure of this Kickstarter campaign means there will not... (Read More)

7 Days Left + New HIGHLY LIMITED Reward!

April 18th - via:
As of writing this, there are 7 days left of the Keep Your Head Kickstarter campaign. At current, the project sits at 60% of its £750 funding goal. It might seem like we're a way off, but achieving the funding goal is still entirely achievable. For... (Read More)

5 Myths About Henry VIII + Campaign Update

April 12th - via:
Henry VIII is known for many things; most notably his six wives and the English Reformation. His fame is such that he is remembered above all English monarchs, in many respects being the man to solidify the English identity by breaking the country's... (Read More)


April 11th - via:
As of writing this, there are 14 days left of the Keep Your Head Kickstarter campaign. Over the last 48 hours, we've made significant progress with a sharp increase in backers. Thank you all for being here!  Now, we're entering the final push, so... (Read More)

Was Jane Seymour Really THAT Boring?

April 10th - via:
Whilst most historical figures are remembered for their tenacity, great battlefield triumphs, sharp political minds, or unique character, Jane Seymour is remembered for her boringness. As Henry VIII's third wife, she was everything a Tudor woman... (Read More)

Did Katherine of Aragon Really Ride Into Battle Against the Scots?

April 5th - via:
The TV show The Spanish Princess depicts Katherine of Aragon riding into battle on horseback whilst pregnant. Whilst this may seem like a fictionalisation, created merely for the purposes of TV entertainment, it's actually not far from the truth;... (Read More)

32% Funded + A Message from Henry VIII

March 29th - via:
In just three days Keep Your Head: How to Survive as Henry VIII's Wife has achieved over a quarter of its funding goal. This is excellent progress and I thank you all for supporting the project.  There's still a ways to go, but I'm confident that we... (Read More)

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