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by red805
Mon July 29th, 2019, 9:51 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: 18 year old History buff!
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: 18 year old History buff!

Creighton wrote:
Mon July 29th, 2019, 12:45 am
Hello, my name is Creighton, I am an 18 year old history buff, who is also a writer, and I am currently working on two historical fiction novels.
Welcome! I look forward to someday reading your books!
by red805
Mon July 15th, 2019, 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading July 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 80

Re: What Are You Reading July 2019

Listening to a Ken Follett book that I somehow missed - Hornet Flight. Very good WWII story set in Denmark.
by red805
Sat June 22nd, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading June 2019?
Replies: 13
Views: 188

Re: What Are You Reading June 2019?

I am really loving The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck, set during & after WWII in Germany with 3 women as the main characters. I'm about in the middle of it, but it's looking like a 10/10 for me at this point.
by red805
Mon June 17th, 2019, 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading June 2019?
Replies: 13
Views: 188

Re: What Are You Reading June 2019?

Just finished the audiobook Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly, who also wrote Lilac Girls. I had really liked Lilac Girls, & had been looking forward to this book set in the WWI era in Russia, Paris, & New England, but all of the 3 main characters had something that bothered me enough that I downgrade...
by red805
Fri May 24th, 2019, 8:03 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: This is me
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: This is me

Welcome! I am also a huge Follett fan, but have never heard of the Whyte books. I'll have to check them out.
by red805
Wed May 8th, 2019, 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading May 2019?
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: What are you reading May 2019?

I am re-listening to Paris by Edward Rutherfurd. I am enjoying it, but have been having a little problem with the jumps between years going forward & backward. If I remember from the first time, the end of the book was what I liked best, so I'm looking forward to that WWII section. Nice narration wi...
by red805
Mon April 15th, 2019, 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading April 2019?
Replies: 15
Views: 235

Re: What Are You Reading April 2019?

Not historical fiction, but just finished The Fox by one of my favorite authors, Frederick Forsyth. Highly recommend it, along with his other books - especially The Day of the Jackal.
by red805
Tue March 19th, 2019, 1:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading March 2019?
Replies: 12
Views: 192

Re: What Are You Reading March 2019?

Just finished Ann Patchett's Bel Canto & thought it was excellent. Sort of a dream of a book. Now I'm starting another book by her - Run. I found out that she is an owner of a bookstore in Nashville. I thought that was putting your royalties in a wonderful place!
by red805
Tue January 29th, 2019, 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading January 2019?
Replies: 16
Views: 369

Re: What are you reading January 2019?

Margaret Tudor by Melanie Clegg (NF) A new biography about Margaret Tudor, Henry VIII's older sister and Queen of Scotland Listening to Les Miserables on Audible, narrated by the awesome George Guidall. You download it in 7 parts it's so massive! Working on part 1 now. I read and own an unabridged ...
by red805
Tue January 29th, 2019, 7:49 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: New Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 166

Re: New Posts

FredQ wrote:
Tue January 29th, 2019, 12:23 pm
And it's back 8-)
:)

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