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Divia
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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Sun December 27th, 2009, 4:50 pm

With my giftcard I bought Victorian Farm. YES. Well I am waiting for the confirmation that it shipped. :)
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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Mon December 28th, 2009, 2:42 am

Just ordered...

1. Captive of Kensington Palace by Jean Plaidy
2. The Queen and Lord M by Jean Plaidy
3. The Queen's Husband by Jean Plaidy
4. The Widow of Windsor by Jean Plaidy

(It's time for me to read the Queen Victoria series.)

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Mon December 28th, 2009, 4:35 am

"I Never Knew That About London" by Christopher Winn.

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Mon December 28th, 2009, 7:41 pm

Via Paperback Swap, The Sins of the Lion by Annette Motley

Just picked up at the Library,

London in Chains Gillian Bradshaw
That Candace Sams Book that cause all the faffe last week. Me and another gal at PBS decided to see for ourselves....
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

Sharz
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Location: Chicago

Postby Sharz » Mon December 28th, 2009, 7:47 pm

By paperbackswap, I was just offered The Far Pavillions -- yes! Just had to be patient on WL.

Misfit, I'm looking forward to your review of That Candace Sams Book. I may have some leftover puddy around if you need to patch your walls afterwards.
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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Mon December 28th, 2009, 8:00 pm

"Sharz" wrote:By paperbackswap, I was just offered The Far Pavillions -- yes! Just had to be patient on WL.

Misfit, I'm looking forward to your review of That Candace Sams Book. I may have some leftover puddy around if you need to patch your walls afterwards.


:D :D I might need it, although why we are all so quick to assume it's going to be a wall-banger I don't know....

MM Kaye is wonderful if you like Pavilions you'll need to hunt down Shadow of the Moon and Trade Wind as well. Rory in TW is quite the hunk of a anti-hero.
At home with a good book and the cat...

...is the only place I want to be

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Divia
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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Mon December 28th, 2009, 8:14 pm

I bought, but I am waiting for the email confirmation.

May Alcott: A memoir

It was written in 1928 about Louisa May's youngest sister May.
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Helen_Davis
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Postby Helen_Davis » Mon December 28th, 2009, 8:35 pm

Evita: Saint or Sinner?
Evita: The Legend of Eva Peron

Both very biased against Eva, but I want my Evita library to be as complete as possible.
http://evaperonnovel.wordpress.com


"The first time a book has gotten us close to Evita, in all her misery and all her splendor."
Excerpt from the Spanish summary of my novel

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Divia
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Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Mon December 28th, 2009, 9:18 pm

"Andromeda_Organa" wrote:Evita: Saint or Sinner?
Evita: The Legend of Eva Peron

Both very biased against Eva, but I want my Evita library to be as complete as possible.


That's what all good historians do. :D You need both sides of the story.
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Kasthu
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Location: Radnor, PA
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Postby Kasthu » Mon December 28th, 2009, 10:22 pm

Sigh. I have no self control:

City of Light, by Lauren Belfer...


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