Author Visits
Martha Hannah

The Ghost of Hampton Court & Henry VIII

Martha Hannah's Author Visit is an educational and visually delightful multimedia presentation. With Irish drum, Cockney accent, period costume, and colorful backdrops, Martha Hannah, as the Medieval Maid Martha, discusses and performs 'The Ghost of Hampton Court'.

“The Ghost of Hampton Court” is a chilling historic love story about a king, a teenage bride, executioners... and a ghost! All told with dark humor, this haunting, historical fiction story is about Henry VIII and his fifth wife Catharine Howard. It is written by Martha Hannah and lavishly illustrated by Larry Dowell who are a creative husband-wife team who just love scary history!
Martha shares ample Medieval trivia, including a discussion of Henry VIII, Bloody Mary and Elizabeth I's rise to the throne.

Martha will also discuss:

How personal point of view and gossip can become an history
The process of story writing
Presentation includes:
Age range appropriate:
4th Grade through adults




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