Demet Altınyeleklioğlu was born in Ankara. She obtained a degree from Ankara University's Faculty of Political Sciences and Journalism and a master's degree from Haceteppe University in Educational Communications. From 1980 onwards, she worked as a producer for TRT Turkish Radio and Television Corporation and was a director on various levels. She has translated a few novels and continues to translate. Demet Altınyeleklioğlu lives in Bodrum and Miami with her family.
Hurrem: The Power Behind the Throne
When politics and love come into play, downfall is just a matter of time. A saga that became an inspiration for creators of ?Magnificent Century? series.Sultana Guldane?s prophecy about Alexandra?s great future begins to come true. Hailing from Rus, odalisque finds herself at Ottoman Empire ruler?s palace. Suleyman doesn?t seem to see world beyond red-haired beauty, whom he named H?rrem. Young woman gets pregnant, and sultan readies for war. When Padishah?s armies besiege Rhodos, H?rrem gives birth to a son in Istanbul. Little prince is second in line to the throne ? Suleyman already has a male heir, who was born to his former favourite, Gulbahar. However, H?rrem will do anything for the tittle of Ottoman throne?s heir came to her child, blood of her blood, and at the same time, she could become the most powerful woman in history. Years of Suleyman?s rule pass, and Russian?s position at Padishah?s side strengthens. H?rrem will do everything to achieve her goal, although she will have to resort to crime more than once. Will delicately woven plan work? And will price for its realization turn out too high?Buy on Amazon Buy on Barnes & Noble Buy on Apple