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by zsigandr
Wed March 24th, 2010, 4:42 pm
Forum: By Author's Last Name G-L
Topic: The Stolen Crown by Susan Higginbotham
Replies: 20
Views: 3096

This one is definitely on my to be read list! I have loved both The Traitor's Wife and Hugh and Bess, so I am looking forward to this.

Thank you Carla & Misfit for sharing your reviews they were quite helpful and I am excited to learn that this is a fresh take on the reign of Richard III.
by zsigandr
Wed March 24th, 2010, 4:31 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: March 2010: What are you reading?
Replies: 332
Views: 16059

Lucky you 4ever Queen! I am anticipating that one as well. Our bookstores are out of stock (temporarily unavailable) of this book, so I am working on others while I wait for it to become available. I have just recently finished The Greatest Knight and absolutely love William. Right now I am reading ...
by zsigandr
Sun January 31st, 2010, 11:34 pm
Forum: Debate/Rant Forum
Topic: Who do you think did in the princes in the tower?
Replies: 116
Views: 10280

True MLE - no one is certain exactly when they died. I have always liked the whole Margaret Beaufort theory. With the princes out of the way, everyone believing Richard guilty, in comes Henry and voila, a king is made.
by zsigandr
Sun January 31st, 2010, 11:30 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: January 2010: What Are You Reading?
Replies: 387
Views: 16920

I just finished reading I, Elizabeth from my TBR pile and started Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor. I haven't read this one yet and the copy from the library is quite old and has 2 Chapter 37's! I am enjoying it so far though.
by zsigandr
Sun January 31st, 2010, 11:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In addition to the Agnes Sorel Book
Replies: 30
Views: 2271

Oh that book was truly awful! I don't even know how you managed to finish that one with losing a wall!!! ;)
by zsigandr
Wed January 6th, 2010, 5:46 pm
Forum: Book Buddies
Topic: outlander series
Replies: 19
Views: 3589

IMO, I am still wading through this one. I had heard great things from so many other readers, but I have had difficulty getting through this one. I find it seems to be the same things over and over again and Claire, though feisty, seems way to modern in her thinking and actions. The fighting, the se...
by zsigandr
Wed January 6th, 2010, 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: reviewers with matching tastes
Replies: 4
Views: 785

I do the same as well. Sometimes the rave reviewers may not always share your views, so reading as many as possible is always a good idea. I especially follow this rule with an author that I have never read before. I don't want to fork out money on something I am going to hate, so yes, I always read...
by zsigandr
Wed January 6th, 2010, 5:34 pm
Forum: Author Announcements
Topic: USA release of The Forgotten Legion
Replies: 11
Views: 976

Congrats Ben! I am going to be buying this one for my hubby, he is a fan of anything Roman so glad to see it released in North America.

Best wishes and good luck with sales!
by zsigandr
Wed January 6th, 2010, 5:31 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: The best thing today
Replies: 2019
Views: 117941

Very cute MLE! I love the socks in the last pic. My best thing this week (as it actually happened Monday, but I haven't logged on since) is that we got a new kitten. I am really excited as we lost 2 this summer, more than likely to coyotes, so our 3rd shouldn't be so lonely. The best part is she loo...
by zsigandr
Wed January 6th, 2010, 5:28 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Search Terms People Use to Reach HFO
Replies: 28
Views: 1552

OMG LoveHistory - that synopsis was hilarious!

BoswellBaxter, I loved those searches really funny. Your editorial comments only made them funnier. Thank you for sharing. I really needed to have a good laugh!

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