S&S reveals White Queen's coronation

<p>Simon &amp; Schuster US has revealed further marketing material, including video, audio and reading group guides, for its worldwide release of Philippa Gregory&#39;s new novel, <em>The White Queen</em>.</p><p>The novel, Gregory&#39;s first with S&amp;S, will be supported by a widget, which contains at least three interviews between Gregory and British journalist Christopher Cook. The widget also features reading group guides to Gregory&#39;s books, author Q&amp;As and links to a <a href="promo.simonandschuster.com/whitequeen">dedicated website</a>. It can be hosted on social networking sites and blogs.</p><p>There will also be a dedicated <em>White Queen</em> landing page on simonandschuster.com, including a family tree explaining the book&#39;s characters and their relationships, a map detailing the geography of the book and an extract from The Red Queen, Gregory&#39;s next book in the series.</p><p>Simon &amp; Schuster UK has already begun its marketing for the book&#39;s release. <a href="../news/93643-philippa-gregory-to-tweet-next-novel.html">Gregory recently completed a Twitter serialisation of <em>The White Queen</em></a>.</p><p><em>The White Queen</em> is the first in a series of novels set amid The Wars of the Roses. The book is a tale of one woman&#39;s ambitious ascent to royalty and the unsolved mystery around her son&#39;s imprisonment.</p>