Welcome to the Historical Fiction Online forums: a friendly place to discuss, review and discover historical fiction.
If this is your first visit, please be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.
You will have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.
To start viewing posts, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Search found 5652 matches

by Madeleine
Mon September 16th, 2019, 9:09 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: "Downton Abbey" movie
Replies: 9
Views: 676

Re: "Downton Abbey" movie

Went to see this on Saturday, I enjoyed it, and yes there would definitely be room for a sequel.
by Madeleine
Fri September 13th, 2019, 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading Sept. 2019?
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: What Are You Reading Sept. 2019?

I've just started "The Stone Circle" by Elly Griffiths, latest on the Ruth Galloway mystery series set in Norfolk.
by Madeleine
Sat September 7th, 2019, 6:34 pm
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2019
Topic: Madeleine's 2019 reads
Replies: 8
Views: 293

Re: Madeleine's 2019 reads

September L'Auberge by Julia Stagg - this is another Brits abroad tale, this time set in France, where Paul and Lorna have bought the auberge of the town of Fogas, a run down property which needs a lot of work and money spent, and therefore fails it's first inspection. Another reason why it fails i...
by Madeleine
Fri September 6th, 2019, 2:02 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Endeavour (US broadcast)
Replies: 21
Views: 1337

Re: Endeavour (US broadcast)

Oh that's good news, it's such a classy show. Beautifully made and acted.
by Madeleine
Fri August 30th, 2019, 8:39 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello fellow bookworms
Replies: 1
Views: 15

Re: Hello fellow bookworms

HI and welcome, I love the C J Sansom books too.
by Madeleine
Sat August 17th, 2019, 7:12 pm
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2019
Topic: Madeleine's 2019 reads
Replies: 8
Views: 293

Re: Madeleine's 2019 reads

August 2019 A Summer Reunion by Fanny Blake - Amy Green is approaching her 60th birthday, but instead of feeling like celebrating, she feels more like crying, as her husband has not only run off with her colleague and close friend, but has stolen £200K from the design business which they had set up...
by Madeleine
Thu August 8th, 2019, 8:42 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Poldark (US broadcast)
Replies: 68
Views: 4692

Re: Poldark (US broadcast)

We're halfway through it now, and it's had mixed reviews so far. It's picked up the pace a bit over the last couple of episodes, but still not up to it's old standard. I know from reading the later books (I have 11 and 12 still tbr) that Ross does get more involved in politics, but sometimes this se...
by Madeleine
Tue August 6th, 2019, 8:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading: August 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 76

Re: What are you reading: August 2019

I've just started "A Summer Reunion" by Fanny Blake, about 4 women who were schoolfriends, and go to a villa in Majorca for a reunion, and I'm also reading "The Likeness", the second in the Dublin Murder series by Tana French.
by Madeleine
Wed July 31st, 2019, 8:41 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 2
Views: 1001

Re: Sanditon

Apparently it's meant to be quite racey! :oops:
by Madeleine
Sat July 27th, 2019, 4:25 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Endeavour (US broadcast)
Replies: 21
Views: 1337

Re: Endeavour (US broadcast)

That final stand-off could almost have been in a western couldn't it? I did fear that Fred would get killed off though!

Go to advanced search