Welcome to the official website of John Guy

Here you can find a biography of John Guy and a list of books by John Guy, as well as a summary of his broadcasting activities (including some videos), some non-copyright photos, and a list of forthcoming events .

John is pleased to announce that the UK paperback of Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim is published by Penguin Books on 25th April 2013. On the same day, the hardback and ebook of his latest work, The Children of Henry VIII, will be published by Oxford University Press.

An Allegory of the Tudor Succession: The Family of Henry VIII, c. 1572, by an unknown artist (oil on panel). By Courtesy of the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.