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nona
Bibliophile
Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Mon March 23rd, 2009, 9:26 pm

I don't understand how you can read multiple series at a time, I'ld get lost and where would I find the time :confused:

I picked up those Susan Carroll books and can't wait to read them, they have beautiful covers.

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Misfit
Bibliomaniac
Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Mon March 23rd, 2009, 11:13 pm

"nona" wrote:I don't understand how you can read multiple series at a time, I'ld get lost and where would I find the time :confused:

I picked up those Susan Carroll books and can't wait to read them, they have beautiful covers.


:D :D

Nona, I'm beginning to think you have a book-buying problem. Nobody tell her about Carroll's Bridefinder series. :) :p :o
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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nona
Bibliophile
Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Tue March 24th, 2009, 12:10 am

yes I admit it,I have a problem but it's really my only buy habit really I don't clothes shop unless I have to, I've carried the same purse for two years and it still looks/feels new, and shoes well I'm a size 12 so there isn't much option so whats left besides books. And would you pass up a deal if it presented itself to you?

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Misfit
Bibliomaniac
Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Tue March 24th, 2009, 1:16 am

"nona" wrote:yes I admit it,I have a problem but it's really my only buy habit really I don't clothes shop unless I have to, I've carried the same purse for two years and it still looks/feels new, and shoes well I'm a size 12 so there isn't much option so whats left besides books. And would you pass up a deal if it presented itself to you?


Nah, I was just teasing. Besides I'm just as bad. A couple of years ago I went to Vancouver BC and the famous Robsen Street (their version of Rodeo Drive). Furs, cigars, chocolate, shoes, anything and everything decadent you can buy and what store do I spend all my time in? Anyone guess???? Chapters! All three stories.
At home with a good book and the cat...

...is the only place I want to be

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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 » Wed March 25th, 2009, 7:24 am

Delivered by the postman : The Twice Born and The Seer of Egypt by Pauline Gedge.

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nona
Bibliophile
Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Wed March 25th, 2009, 7:57 pm

let me know what you think of Pauline Geddge I have The Eagle and the Raven on my shelf waiting to be read.

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Misfit
Bibliomaniac
Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Wed March 25th, 2009, 8:13 pm

I bought Tatiana and Alexander and The Summer Garden by Paullina Simons as I found a good price at Abe, along with Castle Dor by D du M.
At home with a good book and the cat...

...is the only place I want to be

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Nefret
Bibliomaniac
Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Thu March 26th, 2009, 1:10 am

Bought this week...

King's Fool by Margaret Campbell Barnes
Abhorsen Chronicles by Garth Nix (includes three books)

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Tanzanite
Bibliophile
Location: Northern Virginia
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Postby Tanzanite » Thu March 26th, 2009, 1:34 am

"nona" wrote:let me know what you think of Pauline Geddge I have The Eagle and the Raven on my shelf waiting to be read.


I read this last year and really liked it.

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Divia
Bibliomaniac
Location: Always Cloudy, Central New York

Postby Divia » Thu March 26th, 2009, 1:39 am

Its not HF but I bought Wintergirls. It sounded interesting. its YA
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