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by Miss Moppet
Sun December 28th, 2014, 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

I can't seem to finish anything. Still one chapter into Nine Coaches Waiting, now also reading The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton and Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore.
by Miss Moppet
Fri December 26th, 2014, 1:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: E-book Freebies and Deals: 2014
Replies: 132
Views: 10719

[quote=""LadyB""]Thanks Miss Moppet! I haven't read this but it looks really good. I've just bought it :) [/quote] You're welcome LadyB. :) [quote=""Misfit""]FYI, it's a good companion piece to MM Kaye's Shadow of the Moon. Both take place during the Sepoy Rebellion, Zemindar inside the Lucknow Resi...
by Miss Moppet
Sun December 21st, 2014, 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Susan""]Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, felt like something contemporary![/quote]

I liked Gone Girl although I wasn't convinced by the ending. Haven't seen the movie yet.
by Miss Moppet
Sat December 20th, 2014, 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Misfit""] Diversion Books (don't know who owns them) is picking up a lot of older titles as well. Who would have thought we'd see Lily Cigar on Kindle, and a freebie at that?[/quote] Your review might have had something to do with it. It just goes to show it's worth reviewing those old OOP ...
by Miss Moppet
Sat December 20th, 2014, 12:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Misfit""]

I suppose I should mosey over to the Amazon pages and click the 'I'd like to see this book on Kindle' button.[/quote]

I should do that myself. Her others have gone on Kindle so hopefully it's just a matter of time.
by Miss Moppet
Fri December 19th, 2014, 6:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Misfit""]I'm reading one of Susan Howatch's older gothics, The Shrouded Walls.[/quote]

I'll be interested to see what you think! I'd like to try one of those but they're harder to get hold of than the sagas. Hoping they'll find their way onto Kindle soon.
by Miss Moppet
Fri December 19th, 2014, 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: E-book Freebies and Deals: 2014
Replies: 132
Views: 10719

Zemindar by Valerie Fitzgerald is £0.59 on Amazon UK right now. Sounds like it might appeal to fans of The Far Pavilions.

Oops forgot the link, here it is: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Zemindar-Valeri ... s=zemindar
by Miss Moppet
Tue December 16th, 2014, 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Madeleine""] And the cinemas used to be half smoking, half non-smoking, so all the smoke would drift over to the non section, so it made no difference having the separate areas.[/quote] That's right! I'd forgotten that. Back in the day, when films still had intervals and the usherette would...
by Miss Moppet
Tue December 16th, 2014, 7:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: E-book Freebies and Deals: 2014
Replies: 132
Views: 10719

[quote=""LadyB""]Daughters of the Storm by Elizabeth Buchan is free today on Amazon UK.

Kindle reprint of a 1990s historical romance, set during the French Revolution.[/quote]

Just got it, thank you LadyB. :)
by Miss Moppet
Mon December 15th, 2014, 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: December 2014- What are you reading?
Replies: 85
Views: 7486

[quote=""Madeleine""]I remember smoking on planes but not the cigarette cart :eek: [/quote] Yes, I remember smoking on planes. They had non-smoking sections but if you were sitting right next to the smoking section, it didn't make any difference. I was once seated right next to the smoking section w...

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