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by Madeleine
Fri March 27th, 2020, 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading March 2020?
Replies: 6
Views: 81

Re: What Are You Reading March 2020?

I've just started Linda Gillard's latest "Hidden", a dual time-frame set between the present day and the aftermath of WW1.
by Madeleine
Wed March 4th, 2020, 9:40 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2020
Topic: Madeleine's 2020 reads
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Madeleine's 2020 reads

March "Coming Home to Winter Island" by Jo Thomas - Ruby is a singer with a band, but when she loses her voice at an important gig just before Christmas, she decides to go to a vocal retreat in Tenerife to help heal her voice. But then a phone call from a solicitor in Scotland tells her that she ha...
by Madeleine
Wed March 4th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading March 2020?
Replies: 6
Views: 81

Re: What Are You Reading March 2020?

I've just started "Under the Ice" by Rachel Blok, a murder mystery set in St Albans, and "The Midwinter Promise" by Lulu Taylor.
by Madeleine
Thu February 27th, 2020, 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Maggie Hope Series
Replies: 3
Views: 27

Re: The Maggie Hope Series

Welcome back LCW! So that's where everyone's gone...I have tried Good Reads a couple of times but also found it a bit of a maze, I use it occasionally for reviews but personally prefer Library thing.
by Madeleine
Wed February 26th, 2020, 12:24 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Sanditon
Replies: 10
Views: 1125

Re: Sanditon

Yes it's different to the usual ending isn't it! I did read an interview with Kris Marshall though, who said the cast had been told to keep the New Year free....
by Madeleine
Wed February 19th, 2020, 9:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 136

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

I've just started a bit of Southern Gothic - ""Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens.
by Madeleine
Fri February 14th, 2020, 9:36 am
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: Grantchester (US broadcast)
Replies: 27
Views: 2761

Re: Grantchester (US broadcast)

It's the last episode tonight, the series has been OK, nice to see some of the supporting characters getting more story, eg Leonard, and Geordie's wife has more of a role this series.
by Madeleine
Thu February 6th, 2020, 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 136

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

Just started "Dear Mrs Bird" by A J Pearce, about a young woman who takes a job on a London paper during WW2.
by Madeleine
Wed February 5th, 2020, 9:45 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2020
Topic: Madeleine's 2020 reads
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Madeleine's 2020 reads

February "Intrigue in Covent Garden" by Susanna Gregory - this is the 13th in the Thomas Chaloner series, set in Restoration London and takes place over Christmas and January 1665/66. Chaloner, a spy, finds himself investigating several cases, the most important one being a plot which will at best ...
by Madeleine
Mon February 3rd, 2020, 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading February 2020?
Replies: 12
Views: 136

Re: What Are You Reading February 2020?

I've got that on mount tbr, her new book looks good too.

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