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Amelia Peabody

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

Amelia Peabody

Postby Nefret » Thu August 15th, 2013, 7:53 pm

There didn't seem to be a thread for this yet.


This has been one of my favourite series since 6th grade. The Ape Who Guards the Balance and The Falcon at the Portal are two books I like most. And it's full of great characters (some of whom are cats).
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
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: Christmas Lights by Karen Swan & The Christmas Card Crime and other stories
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Fri August 16th, 2013, 8:33 am

I've read a couple and they're great, the Vicky Bliss books are fun too.

I don't know if you saw the "Crocodile on the Sandbank" thread, but I posted that, sadly, Elizabeth Peters passed away last week, at the grand age of 85. There's a lovely article about her 85th birthday party on her website.
Currently reading "Christmas Lights" by Karen Swan & "The Christmas Card Crime and Other Stories"

ellebee
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Postby ellebee » Thu August 22nd, 2013, 5:27 pm

I just started reading them this spring. I'm on The Ape now. Love them so much - can't believe it too me this long to discover Elizabeth Peters!

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Carine
Compulsive Reader
Currently reading: Jonkvrouw - Jean-Claude Van Ryckeghem
Interest in HF: I love history
Favorite HF book: Can't pin that down to only 1 :-)
Preferred HF: Medieval, Tudor and Ancient Egyptian
Location: Ghent, Belgium
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Postby Carine » Mon September 9th, 2013, 9:27 am

I read about 5 of them so far, but read other books in between. Love them !


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