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by SonjaMarie
Mon November 4th, 2013, 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you reading? November 2013
Replies: 91
Views: 5116

[quote=""boswellbaxter""]Thanks for starting the thread! I'd forgotten all about it![/quote]

I meant to, but had a migraine and went off laptop before I remembered to! Thanks Nefret!

SM
by SonjaMarie
Tue October 8th, 2013, 2:55 am
Forum: Member Reading Logs - 2013
Topic: SonjaMarie's Books Read in 2013
Replies: 15
Views: 12166

Sept 2013 18 "The Watchers: A Secret History of the Reign of Elizabeth I" by Stephen Alford (330pgs, 2012) (9/3) (K L) "Limeys: The Conquest of Scurvy" by David I. Harvie (287pgs, 2005) (9/6) "The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora" by Stephanie Thornton (413pgs, 2013) (9/6) "The Victorian ...
by SonjaMarie
Tue October 8th, 2013, 2:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? September 2013
Replies: 72
Views: 5569

Sept 2013 18 "The Watchers: A Secret History of the Reign of Elizabeth I" by Stephen Alford (330pgs, 2012) (9/3) (K L) "Limeys: The Conquest of Scurvy" by David I. Harvie (287pgs, 2005) (9/6) "The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora" by Stephanie Thornton (413pgs, 2013) (9/6) "The Victorian ...
by SonjaMarie
Mon October 7th, 2013, 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where Are You Now?
Replies: 1454
Views: 98314

Fontainebleau June 1661 France

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by SonjaMarie
Sun October 6th, 2013, 6:01 pm
Forum: By Author's Last Name G-L
Topic: City of God: a novel of the Borgias by Cecelia Holland
Replies: 5
Views: 2042

I'm reading G.J. Meyer's non fic book "The Borgias", and he definitely has some interesting theories about them, none I wish to share in case anyone wishes to read it, but his biggest one makes a lot of sense with way he presents it and backs it up.

SM
by SonjaMarie
Sat September 21st, 2013, 7:34 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: The Worst Thing Today
Replies: 2257
Views: 131980

Sending good thoughts your way MLE!

SM
by SonjaMarie
Thu September 12th, 2013, 1:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? September 2013
Replies: 72
Views: 5569

[quote=""Berengaria""]I'm reading The Tudors , too! Love her writing![/quote] But is there anything new to learn? I read G.J. Meyer's excellent book on them on a few years ago, why should I want to read another bio on them i.e. what is it about hers that I should want to read it? Currently reading M...
by SonjaMarie
Wed September 11th, 2013, 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forthcoming Books: 2014 Edition
Replies: 243
Views: 19886

I could see the grave stones through the gate at the play area. I had a real fear of them for a long time. It took a lot of coaxing on my brother's behalf to get me to come see Bruce Lee's grave. Brandon died when I was in college, so he wasn't there yet. I'm still not a big fan of going to cemetery...
by SonjaMarie
Wed September 11th, 2013, 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forthcoming Books: 2014 Edition
Replies: 243
Views: 19886

[quote=""Misfit""]Yes it is, but that back yard with the extensive forest is a need bit large for Capitol Hill. I guess urban sprawl wouldn't look as pretty ;) Edit. Joust found this pic of Capitol Hill on wiki. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Seattle_Capitol_Hill_postcard.jpg [/quote] Capital Hil...
by SonjaMarie
Sat September 7th, 2013, 2:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Are You Reading? August 2013
Replies: 145
Views: 8827

[quote=""Susan""]OK, I've read the John Van Der Kiste one.[/quote] That's the one I thought I'd have to buy on Kindle, which would've been really annoying cause I want a physical copy of each of the King/Queen book I've read, and to have to resort to a Kindle copy for just one would be very disappoi...

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