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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Mon September 14th, 2009, 9:26 am

That would have been awesome.
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nona
Bibliophile
Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Mon September 14th, 2009, 9:54 pm

they opened up over time at work up to 34 plus your scheduled shift a week, I really hate to live there but I expect to work several hours a week. Too many bills and not enough moohla but hopefully it'll help, maybe even buy a book or two with it, who knows.

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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 » Thu September 17th, 2009, 8:33 am

Leaving for Carcassonne on Saturday ! So exited !
Taking EC's Daughters of the Grail with me.

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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Outcasts of Time by Ian Mortimer
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Thu September 17th, 2009, 8:46 am

How exciting, Carine! Enjoy!
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: Sycamore Gap by L J Ross & The Furthest Station by Ben Aaronovitch
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Thu September 17th, 2009, 11:31 am

That's one town of my list of places to visit! Have a great time, Carine.
Currently reading "Sycamore Gap" by L J Ross & "The Furthest Station" by Ben Aaronovitch

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sweetpotatoboy
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Location: London, UK

Postby sweetpotatoboy » Thu September 17th, 2009, 8:54 pm

I won £25 on the premium bonds today. Hardly a top prize but I won't look a gifthorse in the mouth!

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Fri September 18th, 2009, 2:13 am

Jasper seems to be doing much better, so we cancelled the vet apt, but we're keeping an eye on him. We think, for lack of a better idea, that his new flea collar was what was making him sick.

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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 September 18th, 2009, 2:47 am

"Carine" wrote:Leaving for Carcassonne on Saturday ! So exited !
Taking EC's Daughters of the Grail with me.

I want to hear all when you get back! Wish I could go. :)

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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
Contact:

Postby Carine » Fri September 18th, 2009, 6:10 am

Vanessa, Madeleine & MLE : Thanks and yes I will tell you all about it after :)

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: Sycamore Gap by L J Ross & The Furthest Station by Ben Aaronovitch
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Wed September 23rd, 2009, 6:35 pm

Just discovered that the good vids are back on YouTube, 80s here I come!
Currently reading "Sycamore Gap" by L J Ross & "The Furthest Station" by Ben Aaronovitch


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