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eclecticreader10
Scribbler
Location: Southern California

Postby eclecticreader10 » Sun October 19th, 2008, 5:02 am

Brief Gaudy Hour has been on my PBS WL forever. I would take any version available. Right now I'm reading the Auto Bio of Henry VIII by Margaret George.

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LCW
Compulsive Reader
Location: Southern California

Postby LCW » Sun October 19th, 2008, 5:41 pm

The Eight by Katherine Neville.
Books to the ceiling,
Books to the sky,
My pile of books is a mile high.
How I love them! How I need them!
I'll have a long beard by the time I read them. --Arnold Lobel

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SonjaMarie
Bibliomaniac
Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun October 19th, 2008, 6:06 pm

I've finished "Jack Knife: A Novel of Jack The Ripper" by Virginia Baker, a very interesting time travel book into Victorian London during the Ripper murders.

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diamondlil
Bibliomaniac

Postby diamondlil » Sun October 19th, 2008, 7:56 pm

Sweet Love by Sarah Strohmeyer - a complete change of genre!
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Edith Wharton

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Misfit
Bibliomaniac
Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sun October 19th, 2008, 8:18 pm

Jamaica Inn by Daphne Du Maurier. Kind of spooky so far.

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Amanda
Compulsive Reader
Location: Sydney, Australia

Postby Amanda » Sun October 19th, 2008, 9:25 pm

I have just started "The Other Hand" by Chris Cleave. Not HF fiction, but it looks intriguing.

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Leyland
Bibliophile
Location: Travelers Rest SC

Postby Leyland » Sun October 19th, 2008, 10:23 pm

I'm into Dagger Lane by Ann Victoria Roberts since I was in the mood for some contemp fict with a spooky twist. My throat is terribly sore and I've slept the afternoon away since noon, so being curled up in bed reading is a great way to get my mind off the beginnings of this crappy cold.

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anne whitfield
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Location: England
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Postby anne whitfield » Mon October 20th, 2008, 4:51 am

I just finished a non fiction bio book on Beatrix Potter by Linda Lear. I really enjoyed it. I posted about it on my blog and Ms Lear actually stopped by and commented, so that was cool. http://annewhitfield.blogspot.com/

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Laura
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Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Postby Laura » Mon October 20th, 2008, 11:18 am

I am almost finishing Harold the King by Helen Hollick

leehow
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Location: birmingham,england

Postby leehow » Mon October 20th, 2008, 12:04 pm

Midshipman Bolitho and the Avenger by Alexander Kent


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