“Kate Williams has excelled herself. One is engaged from the very first line. She has perfected the art of historical biography. Her pacy writing is underpinned by the most impeccable scholarship.”—Alison Weir, author of Lady in the Tower
“The amazing untold story of Victoria before she was queen . . . Kate Williams reveals a passionate young woman beloved of her future subjects but at war with her family.”—London Sunday Telegraph
“Becoming Queen Victoria showcases an outstanding talent from which we can expect much more.” —Spectator
From the Hardcover edition.