9 Books to Read About Queen Elizabeth II

Elizabeth, who was famously reserved during her years in public, was an inspiration for many. 

These nine books provide a deeper understanding about Elizabeth's life, family, and the world.

1. ‘Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch,’ by Sally Bedell Smith

2. ‘Queen of the World: The Global Biography,’ by Robert Hardman

3. ‘The Palace Papers: Inside the House of Windsor — the Truth and the Turmoil,’ by Tina Brown

4. ‘The Queen’s Speech: An Intimate Portrait of the Queen in Her Own Words,’ by Ingrid Seward

5. ‘Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits,’ by Cecil Beaton

6. ‘Philip and Elizabeth: Portrait of a Royal Marriage,’ by Gyles Brandreth

7. ‘Elizabeth and Margaret: The Intimate World of the Windsor Sisters,’ by Andrew Morton

8. ‘Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret,’ by Craig Brown

9. ‘All the Queen’s Corgis: The Story of Elizabeth II and Her Most Faithful Companions,’ by Penny Junor