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Am I the only one who doesn’t like Wolf Hall? When I asked this question on Facebook it seemed the answer was a resounding “Yes”!
So let me tell you what I don’t like about it.
First of all it’s just so slow. Every scene seems interminable. And the time scale, particularly in the first episode, jumps around so much. One moment we’re 10 days after Wolsey has gone, the next several weeks before. It’s most confusing.
Next there are the characters. There must have been some pleasant people around at the time but in this drama there isn’t a single...
Bethany Askew is the author of eight novels:
The Time Before, The World Within, Out of Step, Counting the Days, Poppy’s Seed, Three Extraordinary Years,The Two Saras and I know you, Don’t I?
She has also written a short story, The Night of the Storm, and she writes poetry.
Two more women’s fiction books have been accepted for publication in 2020 and 2021 respectively and she is currently working on a new novel.
In her spare time she enjoys reading, music, theatre, walking, Pilates, dancing and voluntary work.
Bethany is married and lives in Somerset.