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by Madeleine
Yesterday, 9:34 am
Forum: Sharon Penman
Topic: RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 8

RIP

Sad to report that Sharon Kay Penman passed away last week. I think she has many fans on this forum.
by Madeleine
Yesterday, 9:28 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Intro
Replies: 1
Views: 3

Re: Intro

Hi Nina, good luck with the new book!
by Madeleine
Wed January 6th, 2021, 4:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? January 2021
Replies: 9
Views: 89

Re: What Are You Reading? January 2021

Just about to start A Winter Beneath the Stars by Jo Thomas.
by Madeleine
Wed January 6th, 2021, 9:35 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2021
Topic: Madeleine's Reads 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Madeleine's Reads 2021

The Christmas Collection by Victoria Connelly - this is a set of 3 novellas, or longish short stories (about 60 pages each) set, naturally, at Christmas time and all are set in beautiful parts of the UK. In the first, Christmas at the Cove, Millie wants to spend the season on her own, and is thrill...
by Madeleine
Wed December 30th, 2020, 7:50 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 9
Views: 1158

Re: Merry Christmas!

Hope everyone had as good a Christmas as possible under the circumstances!
by Madeleine
Sun December 20th, 2020, 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? Dec. 2020
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: What Are You Reading? Dec. 2020

I really enjoyed the first Frances Gorges book and have the 2nd one on mount tbr. thought it was well-written and interesting to read about the Gunpowder Plot from a different point of view. I've just started the British Library's current Xmas short story collection - A Surprise for Christmas and ot...
by Madeleine
Thu December 10th, 2020, 9:47 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2020
Topic: Madeleine's 2020 reads
Replies: 11
Views: 668

Re: Madeleine's 2020 reads

December The Infirmary by L J Ross - although this is the 11th book in order of publication, it's actually a prequel and the events of the official 1st book - Holy Island - follow on directly from the end of this one. So it felt a bit odd to be reading it after 10 books, which often refer to events...
by Madeleine
Mon November 16th, 2020, 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? Nov. 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Re: What Are You Reading? Nov. 2020

I've just started "The Lantern Men", the latest in the Ruth Galloway series by Elly Griffiths.
by Madeleine
Wed November 4th, 2020, 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? Nov. 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Re: What Are You Reading? Nov. 2020

I've just started "The Beauty of Broken Things" by Victoria Connelly.
by Madeleine
Tue November 3rd, 2020, 9:22 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2020
Topic: Madeleine's 2020 reads
Replies: 11
Views: 668

Re: Madeleine's 2020 reads

November "Pine" by Francine Toon - a young girl, Lauren, lives in a small village in the Scottish Highlands with her father Niall - her mother disappeared suddenly when Laurel was tiny, and since then villagers have always wondered what happened to the strange, ethereal Christine who was into tarot...

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