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Joined: January 2019
Currently reading: Sovereign
Interest in HF: When I read, aged about 8, a non fiction book for children about Queen Elizabeth the 1st. I love reading and history.
Favourite HF book: Current is Dark Fire
Preferred HF: I am drawn to the Tudor and Medieval periods but will read others too
Location: Preston, UK


Post by Ingydil » Sun January 20th, 2019, 11:21 pm

Hi, I just came across this website and hoping to read some interesting comments and get some ideas for new books to read :D

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Posts: 191
Joined: October 2014
Currently reading: The Templars, Two Kings and a Pope
Interest in HF: I like how HF can fill in the gaps where we don't have enough information.
Preferred HF: Everything about the Knights Templars
Location: Northeast Scotland

Re: Hi

Post by FredQ » Mon January 21st, 2019, 6:37 pm

Hi and welcome to the board!

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
Posts: 3560
Joined: August 2008
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

Re: Hi

Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Mon January 21st, 2019, 10:06 pm

Hi Ingydil! I loved Dark Fire also. (The one by C.J. Sansom) He has a new novel in the series, Tombland. It's on my to-be-read pile.

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Posts: 5687
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "Hidden" by Linda Gillard
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Re: Hi

Post by Madeleine » Tue January 22nd, 2019, 10:09 am

Hi and welcome! I'm another fan of "Dark Fire".
Currently reading: "Hidden" by Linda Gillard

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Joined: March 2019

Re: Hi

Post by AnnWanges » Wed March 13th, 2019, 9:30 am

welcome to the forum, have fun)

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