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by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Mon March 16th, 2020, 8:10 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introducing myself
Replies: 2
Views: 14

Re: Introducing myself

Welcome, Lee Evie!
Re mysteries set in Asia, I can recommend The Night Tiger. Very well done!
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07FSHDT88/re ... TF8&btkr=1
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Sun February 23rd, 2020, 6:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Maggie Hope Series
Replies: 3
Views: 27

Re: The Maggie Hope Series

Haven't heard of them, but it's good to hear from you LCW!
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Wed December 25th, 2019, 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading December 2019?
Replies: 10
Views: 191

Re: What Are You Reading December 2019?

Just Started News of the World by Paulette Jiles
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Tue October 1st, 2019, 5:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Balancing Historical Accuracy With Modern Ideas
Replies: 3
Views: 144

Re: Balancing Historical Accuracy With Modern Ideas

Sounds like you picked the wrong era. For your purposes, go back to Rome or Greece. History is what it is. If you tried to write a scenario with Ghengis Khan as a peacemaker, it would just be silly. This is in the same vein. Most HF readers want to learn something useful. Re-framing what really happ...
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Sun July 14th, 2019, 3:56 pm
Forum: Historical Fantasy
Topic: Arthurian Literature
Replies: 90
Views: 15464

Re: Arthurian Literature

Hi Flicka! If you like horses and HF, may I suggest you try my novel Barbarossa's Barb? I slid in a ton of accurate information about how a horse brain works as the plot spins along -- part of it is from the point of view of a stolen stallion (the Barb in the title) who has had years working with on...
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Sun April 28th, 2019, 4:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading April 2019?
Replies: 15
Views: 277

Re: What Are You Reading April 2019?

ClareShepherd wrote:
Sat April 27th, 2019, 9:22 pm
I am reading the 800 page plus book by C.J. Sansom, "Tombland". It is set in 1549 and deals with the rebellion in Norfolk.
I'm reading that too, and it is a pretty heavy slog, compared to his other six.
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Thu April 4th, 2019, 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading April 2019?
Replies: 15
Views: 277

Re: What Are You Reading April 2019?

I just finished The Blue by Nancy Bilyeau. It was excellent!
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Wed February 13th, 2019, 2:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2019?
Replies: 6
Views: 111

Re: What Are You Reading February 2019?

I'm reading Yangsze Choo's just released second novel: the Night Tiger. I loved her debut, The Ghost Bride. Chinese colonial Malaysian culture is a fun and different venue.
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Tue February 5th, 2019, 3:44 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: New Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: New Posts

yes, the knight in shining armor is back! ;-)
by MLE (Emily Cotton)
Tue January 29th, 2019, 7:42 pm
Forum: Site Suggestions
Topic: New Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: New Posts

Just curious, Fred -- why am I seeing my old signature photo beneath your posts? Does it show up that way for you? Or is it some weird glitch because of the new update?

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