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The Most Amusing Thing Today....

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Lisa
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Favourite HF book: Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Preferred HF: Any time period/location. Timeslip, usually prefer female POV. Also love Gothic melodrama.
Location: Northeast Scotland

Post by Lisa » Wed December 4th, 2013, 12:03 pm

That looks like a really cool book store!

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
Favourite HF book: Prince of Foxes, by Samuel Shellabarger
Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
Location: California Bay Area

Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Wed December 4th, 2013, 3:59 pm

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Brenna
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Location: Delaware

Post by Brenna » Wed December 4th, 2013, 6:13 pm

[quote=""MLE""]Image[/quote]

That gave me a good chuckle!
Brenna

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Nefret
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Favourite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Post by Nefret » Wed December 4th, 2013, 6:56 pm

Books go well with tea, and that'll warm you up. ;)
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Post by DianeL » Fri December 6th, 2013, 12:33 am

Mmm. Books.


*That is all*
"To be the queen, she agreed to be the widow!"

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Nefret
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Favourite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Post by Nefret » Tue January 28th, 2014, 1:24 am

I just realized that my library copy of 'A Place Beyond Courage' lists it as science fiction. EC, are you hiding dragons in this novel?
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: "In the woods" by Tana French & The Winter Crown by Elizabeth Chadwick
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Tue January 28th, 2014, 10:04 am

[quote=""Nefret""]I just realized that my library copy of 'A Place Beyond Courage' lists it as science fiction. EC, are you hiding dragons in this novel?[/quote]

Perhaps they thought it was about time travel! :confused: ;)
Currently reading "In the Woods" by Tana French & "The Winter Crown" by Elizabeth Chadwick

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Lisa
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Favourite HF book: Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Preferred HF: Any time period/location. Timeslip, usually prefer female POV. Also love Gothic melodrama.
Location: Northeast Scotland

Post by Lisa » Tue January 28th, 2014, 10:35 am

Maybe John Marshal is the Terminator?

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Nefret
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Favourite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Post by Nefret » Fri February 7th, 2014, 7:31 am

Watching Little Women (1978)... and Captain Kirk is Professor Bhaer. I never knew he was in that.
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Lisa
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Joined: August 2012
Favourite HF book: Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Preferred HF: Any time period/location. Timeslip, usually prefer female POV. Also love Gothic melodrama.
Location: Northeast Scotland

Post by Lisa » Mon February 17th, 2014, 10:55 am

I got a giggle when I checked the BBC Scotland news page today:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/scotland/

In case the page changes, I've attached a screen shot. Childish but funny :)
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