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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell & And So It Begins by Rachel Abbott (Pigeonhole)
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 December 17th, 2009, 12:56 pm

The King's Mistress by Emma Campion
The Girl with the Glass Feet by Ali Shaw
The Outlander by Gil Adamson
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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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Thu December 17th, 2009, 5:24 pm

Moontide by E V Thompson
The Winter House by Nicci Gerrard
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

Chatterbox
Bibliophile
Location: New York

Postby Chatterbox » Fri December 18th, 2009, 12:18 am

Madeleine, I'm a copy cat. Placed an order for the Nicci Gerrard book with Aphrohead, and I'll also be getting the third volume of Ann Cleeves' Shetland quartet.

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Fri December 18th, 2009, 12:19 am

"Chatterbox" wrote:Madeleine, I'm a copy cat. Placed an order for the Nicci Gerrard book with Aphrohead, and I'll also be getting the third volume of Ann Cleeves' Shetland quartet.


Wonder if she was named after Anne of Cleves, seems very coincidental.

SM
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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Fri December 18th, 2009, 12:43 am

came across this today, the site offeres free shipping on orders over $35 but thought 5.99 for a new Penman book isn't bad at all!

http://www.bookcloseouts.com/default.asp?Nsl=948&Ix=278&R=9780312382469B&Rt=1218

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Fri December 18th, 2009, 12:26 pm

"Chatterbox" wrote:Madeleine, I'm a copy cat. Placed an order for the Nicci Gerrard book with Aphrohead, and I'll also be getting the third volume of Ann Cleeves' Shetland quartet.


Yes I've just seen that the next Shetland book is out over here soon. Quite a few goodies coming out in the new year! ;)
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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emr
Compulsive Reader
Location: Castilla

Postby emr » Sat December 19th, 2009, 12:54 pm

I've bought online Blood on the Strand by Susanna Gregory and The Bellini Card by Jason Goodwin.

And got in the mail a copy of The Plantagenet Prelude by Jean Plaidy and I'm amazed. This hardcover is 30 years old but its in mint condition. It even smells of print :0 Besides it was cheap :D Merry Xmas to me :)

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Kasthu
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Location: Radnor, PA
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Postby Kasthu » Sat December 19th, 2009, 5:18 pm

Ooops... Harold the King dropped into my shopping basket at Amazon UK...

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat December 19th, 2009, 5:28 pm

"Kasthu" wrote:Ooops... Harold the King dropped into my shopping basket at Amazon UK...


Oh, how unfortunate. Not. :) :D ;)
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat December 19th, 2009, 6:48 pm

A couple of books almost fell into my Amazon basket today as well, must be a bug in the system, yeah that's it, a bug.... I managed to fight the bug off this time, but it's very persistent!

SM
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Original Join Date: Mar 2006
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Books Read In 2014: 109 - June: 17 (May: 17)
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