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Post by ChristyL » Wed January 28th, 2009, 12:07 am

I have been reading this forum for a few weeks and decided to join! I am an avid reader since age 3 or 4. My favorite genre is historical fiction-though I am not bent toward any one time period. I look forward to reading everyone's suggestions and reviews!
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And you shall be full of delights
Let them be your mattress
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Post by Leyland » Wed January 28th, 2009, 12:25 am

Hi Christy - thanks for signing up and hope you have fun! And welcome to you from another Southerner.

Please check out members' reading logs as well as the reviews and suggestions. You may want to hand your checkbook or credit card off to someone you can trust to keep it from you - taking suggestions here can be expensive. Or just haunt your local library!
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Post by Misfit » Wed January 28th, 2009, 12:31 am

Hi and welcome. Glad you came aboard and stopped lurking :)

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Post by donroc » Wed January 28th, 2009, 12:37 am

Welcome and enjoy.

Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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Post by boswellbaxter » Wed January 28th, 2009, 12:58 am

Welcome! Glad to see you here!
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Interest in HF: I love history
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Preferred HF: Medieval, Tudor and Ancient Egyptian
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Post by Carine » Wed January 28th, 2009, 7:18 am

Hello Christy, welcome !

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Post by diamondlil » Wed January 28th, 2009, 7:57 am

Welcome Christy! We are glad that you decided to delurk!

See you around the boards.
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Post by Vanessa » Wed January 28th, 2009, 8:29 am

Hi Christy, hello and welcome! Hope you enjoy it here.
currently reading: My Books on Goodreads

Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Post by sweetpotatoboy » Wed January 28th, 2009, 9:44 am

Welcome to the forum!

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Post by Divia » Wed January 28th, 2009, 11:37 am

Howdy. Hope you jump into our conversations. New people always welcome. :)
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