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by catlvr14
Tue June 11th, 2013, 3:49 pm
Forum: Any Good Books About . . .
Topic: William I (the Conqueror)...
Replies: 33
Views: 4724

[quote=""Nefret""]Is that the Norman trilogy? Prequel to the Plantagenet series?[/quote]

Yes...Here are the books. Norman Trilogy (The Bastard King, The Lion of Justice, The Passionate Enemies) I got them from the library.
by catlvr14
Sat November 12th, 2011, 8:29 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: What Are You Reading? November 2011
Replies: 130
Views: 22429

I finished Forever Amber earlier this month. Very good, although there were times when Amber sure tried my patience! Just finished People of the Sea, by the Gears. I love pre-historic fiction and for some reason I collected all their books, around 20 or so. This is the 4th or 5th one I've read and t...
by catlvr14
Mon October 31st, 2011, 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Book Shopping Today (2011 edition)
Replies: 790
Views: 42839

[quote=""MLE""]Let me know what you think of this one. Once at a rare Mary I period renaissance faire they got me in noble garb to play Elizabeth 'Geraldine' Fitzgerald-Browne (before she married Edward Clinton). But when I scanned the novel, there didn't seem to be any mention of her first marriage...
by catlvr14
Mon October 31st, 2011, 3:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Book Shopping Today (2011 edition)
Replies: 790
Views: 42839

I added 2 more this weekend (I'm learning self control!).

Mary of Carisbrooke: The Girl Who Would Not Betray Her King by Margaret Campbell Barnes
Mistress of Rome by Kate Quinn

My daughter moved out recently and took all her books with her, so I've got lots more room.
by catlvr14
Thu October 27th, 2011, 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Book Shopping Today (2011 edition)
Replies: 790
Views: 42839

I promised myself "no more books", but I had credit on Amazon....I know I don't have to justify myself to all the other addicts out there, just makes me feel better! :D Secrets of the Tudor Court by DL Bogden Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay The Importance of Being Kennedy by Laurie Graham Irish Pri...
by catlvr14
Sun October 23rd, 2011, 8:17 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: What are you reading October 2011?
Replies: 185
Views: 14833

Forever Amber

I have been a lurker here for a couple of years. I came across the all time 10 best historical fiction thread, where Forever Amber was listed by many people. It's been on my bookshelf to read for over a year, maybe more, but this board has inspired me to finally read it. I started it last night. I w...

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