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by Miss Moppet
Thu September 12th, 2013, 12:50 am
Forum: Chat
Topic: The Worst Thing Today
Replies: 2257
Views: 132007

[quote=""MLE""]Went in for tests because of persistent abdominal pain. I appear to have a 6.6 cm mass where my right ovary ought to be. This could be very inconvenient. I really ought to finish that dratted prequel and launch the five novels I've spent a decade re-writing.[/quote] Wishing you the be...
by Miss Moppet
Wed August 21st, 2013, 4:02 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

[quote=""Nefret""]Did we add EC's Summer Queen to the list yet?[/quote]

It's there now! Thanks for reminding me Nefret. :)
by Miss Moppet
Fri March 15th, 2013, 11:45 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

Queen Jane's Shadow by Elizabeth Fremantle

Who is the Queen?

Lady Jane Grey

Is she the main character?

The book focuses on her younger sisters, Lady Katherine and Lady Mary.

Any other titles?

Not so far. Released 2014
by Miss Moppet
Sun March 10th, 2013, 8:00 pm
Forum: By Author's Last Name M-Q
Topic: The Forbidden Queen by Anne O'Brien
Replies: 0
Views: 822

The Forbidden Queen by Anne O'Brien

One of history’s most romantic figures, a widowed queen who defied convention to marry a servant, Katherine de Valois has moved back into the spotlight recently, with novels about her appearing from Vanora Bennett ( Blood Royal ) and Joanna Hickson ( The Agincourt Bride , to be followed by sequel Th...
by Miss Moppet
Tue February 12th, 2013, 3:29 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

[quote=""Helen_Davis""]Here is one of my favorites 485 B.C. - Artemisia I: became the ruler of Halicarnassius (A Greek City-State and a colony of Persian Empire). She ruled under the overlordship of the Persian Emperor Xerxes I (Kheshayar Shah). She was the legendary Grand Admiral and leader of the ...
by Miss Moppet
Sun February 3rd, 2013, 5:04 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

[quote=""Helen_Davis""]Are there any novels about the Persian/Parhian queens BESIDES Esther?[/quote]

Not that I know of! She certainly seems to be Little Miss Popular.
by Miss Moppet
Sun January 20th, 2013, 5:51 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

The Nine Day Queen by Ella March Chase (UK title)

Who is the Queen?

Lady Jane Grey.

Is she the main character?

The book also features her sisters Katherine and Mary.

Any other titles?

Three Maids for a Crown is the US title.
by Miss Moppet
Sun January 20th, 2013, 4:08 pm
Forum: I Knew It Had Queen/King in the Title . . .
Topic: I know it had Queen in the title...
Replies: 245
Views: 23559

The Forbidden Queen by Anne O'Brien

Who is the Queen?

Catherine de Valois, queen of Henry V.

Is she the main character?

Yes.

Any other titles?

Not that I know of.

Released 1 March 2013
by Miss Moppet
Sat September 29th, 2012, 6:37 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: The Worst Thing Today
Replies: 2257
Views: 132007

[quote=""fljustice""]LoveHistory sent me a personal email asking that I post here. Her youngest son (and most autistic) is diabetic and they are at the Mayo Clinic in MN. She says, "We need all the prayers and good thoughts we can get. Don't know how long we will be here...Husband and other kids are...
by Miss Moppet
Tue August 28th, 2012, 10:09 pm
Forum: By Author's Last Name G-L
Topic: The Kingmaker's Daughter by Philippa Gregory
Replies: 9
Views: 2383

[quote=""rebecca""] Bec :) PS: BTW Excellent review Miss Moppet :) [/quote] Thank you Bec! :) One thing puzzles me. I had thought that Anne Neville remained a virgin throughout her first marriage to Margaret of Anjou's son. Hence the title of the O'Brien book. Well, PG has a marriage consummation sc...

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