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by fljustice
Mon March 28th, 2016, 8:18 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello!! New here and looking forward...
Replies: 8
Views: 93

Re: Hello!! New here and looking forward...

Welcome to the forum, Whitney! I'm sure you'll get more than enough recommendations on good reads to keep you occupied for years to come.
by fljustice
Mon March 28th, 2016, 8:16 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello everybody
Replies: 5
Views: 83

Re: Hello everybody

Hi Justin and welcome to the forum. Best of luck with your book!
by fljustice
Mon March 28th, 2016, 8:14 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 5
Views: 58

Re: Hello

Welcome to the forum TriniWriter. Lots of interesting and friendly folks here. What kinds of things do you like to read?
by fljustice
Mon March 28th, 2016, 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading March 2016
Replies: 38
Views: 681

Re: What are you reading March 2016

Sorry, I've been out of touch for so long! Writing and getting two books ready to put out. But I have been reading. Currently reading an NF ARC titled Sounds and Sweet Airs: The Forgotten Women of Classical Music which I'm very much enjoying. I'm trying to clear out my older ebooks from my digital f...
by fljustice
Sun January 24th, 2016, 9:30 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello! What a friendly forum
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Re: Hello! What a friendly forum

Hi JP! Hope you stayed around even though your post got lost. We ARE a friendly bunch when we know you're here.
by fljustice
Sun January 24th, 2016, 9:15 pm
Forum: History in the News
Topic: Some fairy tales thousands of years old
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: Some fairy tales thousands of years old

I love fairy and folk tales and have collected them for years. I'm working on a writing project where I'm retelling some of my favorites from around the world. First up is Tokoyo based on a Japanese folktale from the 1300's.
by fljustice
Sun January 24th, 2016, 9:12 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Snow!
Replies: 13
Views: 331

Re: Snow!

We ended up just .1 inch shy of tying our all time largest snowfall in NYC at 27.8 inches. We hunkered down with movies, books and a blazing fireplace. Actually was quite fun. Beautiful day today, sunny and warming. Took a nice walk around the neighborhood to watch all the folks with cars (we don't ...
by fljustice
Sun January 10th, 2016, 10:28 pm
Forum: Author Announcements
Topic: Sword of the Gladiatrix by Faith L. Justice
Replies: 0
Views: 672

Sword of the Gladiatrix by Faith L. Justice

My lesbian gladiator novel Sword of the Gladiatrix is now available in ebook as well as print at all the usual places. Links to reviews and online stores are here: http://raggedymoonbooks.com/fiction/sword-of-the-gladiatrix/ . “Readers will care very much about both these women...fans of Roman histo...
by fljustice
Sun January 10th, 2016, 10:05 pm
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2015
Topic: Faith's 2015 Reads
Replies: 13
Views: 3210

Yearly summary

I hit my goal of 52 books this year (exactly!) with only two 5-star reads: Longbourn by Jo Baker and NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity by Steve Silberman. There were many very good reads and only a couple meh's. Some of my stats: 29 or 56% of my reads were historical...
by fljustice
Sun January 10th, 2016, 9:36 pm
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2015
Topic: Faith's 2015 Reads
Replies: 13
Views: 3210

November & December

45. Hornswogglers, Fourflushers & Snake-Oil Salesmen: True Tales of the Old West's Sleaziest Swindlers by Matthew P Mayo (ARC, paperback, OK book of its genre) 46. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout (trade pb from Mt TBR, lovely collection of linked shorts centering around the life of one woman) 4...

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