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LoveHistory
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Location: Wisconsin, USA
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Postby LoveHistory » Sun June 13th, 2010, 2:54 am

Visit from relatives I only get to see once a year.

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sweetpotatoboy
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Location: London, UK

Postby sweetpotatoboy » Thu June 24th, 2010, 11:35 am

Brad Paisley live in London last night. Stupendous!

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LoveHistory
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Location: Wisconsin, USA
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Postby LoveHistory » Thu June 24th, 2010, 5:20 pm

"sweetpotatoboy" wrote:Brad Paisley live in London last night. Stupendous!


You are so lucky! Wish I could have been there.

annis
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Postby annis » Fri June 25th, 2010, 3:13 am

Virtue is rewarded! While cleaning up my horrendously higgledy-piggledy bookshelves (to make room for more arrivals- when will I learn to resist the lure of online auctions?), I discovered the copy of Diana Norman's Shore of Darkness for which i've been searching for months :)

Does anyone else have poltergeist books? I'll see a book in one spot on my shelves but next time I look it will have relocated itself. The secret life of books ---

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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.
Favorite 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

Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Fri June 25th, 2010, 3:25 am

poltergeist books! That's an apt description. Unless I glue a book to my hand and read it straight through, I have a hard time figuring out where I put it. That's why I'm usually reading three or four books at a time.
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Michy
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Location: California

Postby Michy » Fri June 25th, 2010, 6:02 pm

Every Friday someone is supposed to bring in goodies, and today was my turn. I slaved all evening last night, making these little bite-sized apple pies. And they were a hit! :)

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princess garnet
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Location: Maryland

Postby princess garnet » Sun June 27th, 2010, 11:57 pm

Went to ALA (DC is the host city this year) over the weekend. Got to see some folks I hadn't seen in awhile!
I enjoyed free wine on the exhibits floor...

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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Mon June 28th, 2010, 12:52 am

best thing today...finding some time to read.

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Mon June 28th, 2010, 12:57 am

I won this on Ebay:
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The Lady Jane Grey Internet Museum
My Booksfree Queue

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cw gortner
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Location: San Francisco,CA
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Postby cw gortner » Mon June 28th, 2010, 2:25 am

Oh, wow. It's beautiful, Sonja! Lady Jane etched in glass?

Best thing today: It was warm. Blessedly warm, in the 70s. After days of nothing but wind and fog, I was beginning to despair summer would ever arrive, even if it is San Francisco.
THE QUEEN'S VOW available on June 12, 2012!
THE TUDOR SECRET, Book I in the Elizabeth I Spymaster Chronicles
[B]THE CONFESSIONS OF CATHERINE DE MEDICI
THE LAST QUEEN
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