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by LCW
Wed February 26th, 2020, 11:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Maggie Hope Series
Replies: 3
Views: 77

Re: The Maggie Hope Series

MLE (Emily Cotton) wrote:
Sun February 23rd, 2020, 6:10 pm
Haven't heard of them, but it's good to hear from you LCW!
Hi MLE! Nice to "see" you. I still recognize and remember almost everyone here. Misfit said everyone was on Goodreads now but I can't find anyone. I find that site confusing to navigate.
by LCW
Sun February 23rd, 2020, 4:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Maggie Hope Series
Replies: 3
Views: 77

The Maggie Hope Series

Is anyone familiar with the WWII spy novel series about Maggie Hope? Just wondering if you have to read them in order. I purchased a book way down the line, The Prisoner in the Castle.
by LCW
Sun February 23rd, 2020, 3:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 212

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

Madeleine wrote:
Wed February 19th, 2020, 9:49 am
I've just started a bit of Southern Gothic - ""Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens.
I read this a few months ago. Absolutely amazing book! Probably top 10-15 of all time.

Right now I'm about to start The Chefs secret by Crystal King. Looks interesting!
by LCW
Sun February 9th, 2014, 7:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? February 2014
Replies: 109
Views: 5583

[quote=""MLE (Emily Cotton)""]I had the same thought LCW, and unfortunately, I can't say that I persevered. might have gone further if it had been on the kindle-- the Historian is a doorstopper of a book, it must weight 2 lbs.[/quote] It's size is the reason I picked it. I was tired of seeing this b...
by LCW
Sat February 8th, 2014, 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? February 2014
Replies: 109
Views: 5583

After finishing A King's Ransom I started on The Historian. I've had the book for years but haven't gotten around to it. I'm about 40 pages in and if it doesn't get better in 20 or so pages I'm giving up. A story about people researching a fascinating topic isn't doing it for me as much as a story a...
by LCW
Thu February 6th, 2014, 1:49 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Black Sails
Replies: 1
Views: 486

I watched the first episode and wasn't impressed. I'm giving it one more and then giving up. My bf's comment that they threw everything they could think of in the first episode to hook as wide a variety of people as possible seems accurate.
by LCW
Thu January 23rd, 2014, 3:26 am
Forum: Sharon Penman
Topic: A Kings Ransom
Replies: 29
Views: 4715

My cats are too big to fit them and a book so they sandwich me one on either side. And it is a big book. I'm so used to my kindle but somehow I'll manage :p :D
by LCW
Wed January 22nd, 2014, 11:57 pm
Forum: Sharon Penman
Topic: A Kings Ransom
Replies: 29
Views: 4715

I'm so excited! My Vine copy just arrived today. I know what I'll be doing tonight and into the wee hours of the morning. :)

Does anyone know if there is another book planned to follow Devil's Brood? For some reason I'm thinking there is. Please tell me I'm right!
by LCW
Tue December 3rd, 2013, 7:48 pm
Forum: Ask Your Fellow Readers
Topic: Historical Romance Recommendations
Replies: 9
Views: 2214

Of that top 100 list I have two on my Kindle already. Across A Moonlit Sea and Far Horizons. About a month ago I started reading the first and it was just OK about 1/4 of the way through. Then vacation and the holidays happened and I haven't gotten back to it. I just received a hard copy of The Shoe...
by LCW
Tue December 3rd, 2013, 7:36 pm
Forum: Ask Your Fellow Readers
Topic: Historical Romance Recommendations
Replies: 9
Views: 2214

Thanks so much. This is perfect!! I will look into all of the above! And I do like Scottish Romances, Scottish anything really. Amazing memory you have there! :)

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