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by 4ever Queen
Mon December 14th, 2009, 12:57 am
Forum: What's This Book About?
Topic: Ever Heard of This Book?
Replies: 105
Views: 13129

[quote=""boswellbaxter""]They're nonfiction--stories about royal lovers. I flipped through Sex with the Queen and gave it up then and there when the author started going on about Edward II's "smooth girlish hands" (he was actually an athletic man who liked outdoor pursuits). Probably a fun read, but...
by 4ever Queen
Fri December 11th, 2009, 9:17 pm
Forum: What's This Book About?
Topic: Ever Heard of This Book?
Replies: 105
Views: 13129

Has anyone heard of Eleanor Herman? A friend loan me two books of her called Sex with the Queen(s) and Sex with the King...??? anyone??
by 4ever Queen
Thu December 10th, 2009, 1:04 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: December 2009: What are you reading?
Replies: 251
Views: 12710

I finished The Last Queen and found the story very beautiful, although a very sad one. Something magical to me was how Mr. Gortner did a wonderful job detailing Spain's and Flander's landscaping. I also very much loved his endearing language which portraits well a Spanish Family--words such as "Mi M...
by 4ever Queen
Tue December 8th, 2009, 1:48 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: December 2009: What are you reading?
Replies: 251
Views: 12710

Almost done reading The Last Queen, the story of Juana la Loca... it breaks my heart to read her story, but definately a woman to admire!!!
by 4ever Queen
Wed December 2nd, 2009, 11:21 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: December 2009: What are you reading?
Replies: 251
Views: 12710

currently reading The Last Queen and i am loving it! :D :D
by 4ever Queen
Tue December 1st, 2009, 6:30 pm
Forum: Movies, Television, Radio, and Music
Topic: What Movies Have You Seen Lately?
Replies: 3275
Views: 194158

Over the weekend i watched Bride Wars--a fun, touching, lovely movie! and I also watched Bedtime Stories--a fun movie as well.
by 4ever Queen
Tue December 1st, 2009, 5:56 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: November 2009: What are you Reading?
Replies: 197
Views: 10714

I started The Last Queen by CW Gortner and I am already taken in by his beautiful writing! I feel as I am there seeing everything with my own eyes... :D
by 4ever Queen
Tue December 1st, 2009, 1:42 am
Forum: Sharon Penman
Topic: The Welsh trilogy
Replies: 60
Views: 9194

Personally, after reading Here be Dragons and Falls the Shadow back to back I could not move on to The Reckoning since I needed some respite from all the tears and overwhelming feelings that these two great novels made me feel. :o :o :p This was just last Sept, but I think I am finally ready for it,...
by 4ever Queen
Wed November 25th, 2009, 3:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you read more than one book at a time?
Replies: 26
Views: 1906

Just a couple of hours ago i was telling my friend 'so many books to read, so little time!', she laughed at me =) And yes, i do also alternate between 2-3 books at a time because i am so impatient to start my next book in my list.
by 4ever Queen
Tue November 24th, 2009, 10:45 pm
Forum: Archives
Topic: November 2009: What are you Reading?
Replies: 197
Views: 10714

Just grabbed a copy of The Last Queen (Juana la Loca) by CW Gortner . Looking forward to get started this weekend. And finishing up The Knight of Maison-Rouge (I totally love it) :p Edit to say that im done with The Knight of MR and must say that i have fallen in love all over again with Dumas. Such...

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