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What Are You Reading (Jan 2009 edition)?

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Post by EC2 » Thu January 15th, 2009, 6:09 pm

I've put aside Gellis's The Silver Mirror for now because the library has in Ariana Franklin's The Death Maze for me and I've picked it up today.
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Post by Tanzanite » Fri January 16th, 2009, 3:34 am

Legacy by Susan Kay and so far it's wonderful!

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Post by EC2 » Fri January 16th, 2009, 3:42 am

[quote=""Tanzanite""]Legacy by Susan Kay and so far it's wonderful![/quote]

I loved that one when I read it Tanzanite. It was longer ago than I care to count up, but I've read it twice and I think it's still about among my older keepers in the loft. I know you'll enjoy the whole book. :)
Les proz e les vassals
Souvent entre piez de chevals
Kar ja li coard n’I chasront

'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal

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Post by annis » Fri January 16th, 2009, 6:11 am

I'm having a small break from HF and reading Sean Connery's delightful "Being a Scot'" - reflections on his life and what it means to be Scottish.

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Post by emr » Fri January 16th, 2009, 9:43 am

Hi
I was reading Lady of Hay but yesterday i received Outlander in the mail. I decided to read a couple pages.... Around page 120 i realize this is one of those books you cant put down. And if you do, you can see it through the walls sitting there, calling you.... :D
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Post by diamondlil » Fri January 16th, 2009, 10:22 am

Outlander is definitely one of THOSE books Emi! Welcome to the boards.

I am starting The Leopard Unleashed by EC tonight - if I can keep my eyes open that is.
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Post by nona » Fri January 16th, 2009, 1:44 pm

I finished Town House am now reading The House at Old Vine by Norah Lofts. I forget who mentioned this triology but thank you whoever that was, it's a really good read.

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Post by Misfit » Fri January 16th, 2009, 2:53 pm

[quote=""Tanzanite""]Legacy by Susan Kay and so far it's wonderful![/quote]

I agree with EC, that's a keeper. Loved the ending also - you'll know what I mean.

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Post by Misfit » Fri January 16th, 2009, 2:54 pm

[quote=""emr""]Hi
I was reading Lady of Hay but yesterday i received Outlander in the mail. I decided to read a couple pages.... Around page 120 i realize this is one of those books you cant put down. And if you do, you can see it through the walls sitting there, calling you.... :D
Emi[/quote]

Welcome to the forum. The Outlander books literally took over my life once I started the first one. I don't know how the people survived who read them when first published and had to wait YEARS until the next one...

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Post by Misfit » Fri January 16th, 2009, 2:55 pm

[quote=""nona""]I finished Town House am now reading The House at Old Vine by Norah Lofts. I forget who mentioned this triology but thank you whoever that was, it's a really good read.[/quote]

Nona, did you notice that there's fans of Nora Lofts group on goodreads? Link here, credit for the find goes to Laura.

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