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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 » Mon February 4th, 2013, 8:28 pm

Would that be Empress Maud? If so, where I join you?
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

leelo
Newbie

Postby leelo » Mon February 4th, 2013, 10:50 pm

Carthage 146 BC. What a mess!

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fljustice
Bibliophile
Location: Brooklyn, NY
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Postby fljustice » Tue February 5th, 2013, 5:26 pm

"Nefret" wrote:Would that be Empress Maud? If so, where I join you?


Yes, I'm working my way through the Marshal books by EC.
Faith L. Justice, Author Website
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parthianbow
Compulsive Reader
Location: Nr. Bristol, SW England
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Postby parthianbow » Wed February 6th, 2013, 11:02 am

"leelo" wrote:Carthage 146 BC. What a mess!


*antennae shoot up*
Can I ask, leelo, what book you are reading? Not Salammbo? If not, what? :)
Ben Kane
Bestselling author of Roman military fiction.
Spartacus - UK release 19 Jan. 2012. US release June 2012.

http://www.benkane.net
Twitter: @benkaneauthor

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Miller's Dance by Winston Graham & How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Tue February 12th, 2013, 9:37 am

Cambridge, England, as a policewoman posing undercover as a mature student.
Currently reading "How to stop time" by Matt Haig & "The Miller's Dance" by Winston Graham

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Ludmilla
Bibliophile
Location: Georgia USA

Postby Ludmilla » Sun February 17th, 2013, 7:30 pm

On Guadalcanal, fighting Japs. (After finally watching all of The Pacific mini-series, I bought a few of the memoirs the series was based on and wishlisted a few more.)

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:Sarita:
Reader
Location: Blighty

Postby :Sarita: » Sun February 17th, 2013, 10:02 pm

I'm going to sound INCREDIBLY daft right now, but when I first saw the title of this thread, I assumed it literally meant 'Where are you?' as in, whereabouts in the world, and then I saw what some of you were saying and realised it must of course mean whereabouts in the book you are currently reading! Hahaha. Oh dear. :o

Apologies for my silliness, I'm just getting re-acquainted with this forum after a long abscence! (2 and a bit years!)

I am currently on a farm in England with a gruff farmowner, his wife, and their newly-arrived Land Girls during the Second World War
Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow.
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead.
Just walk beside me and be my friend.


[Albert Camus]


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Lisa
Bibliophile
Favorite HF book: Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Preferred HF: Any time period/location. Timeslip, usually prefer female POV. Also love Gothic melodrama.
Location: Northeast Scotland

Postby Lisa » Mon February 18th, 2013, 9:44 am

It's 1985 and I've just started university. I'm still at that really awkward growing-up stage and everything that comes out of my mouth is just so embarrassing :(
(Obviously not a HF book this time)

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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Two Houses by Fran Cooper
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 » Mon February 18th, 2013, 11:04 am

I'm in Devon in 1815, having just time-travelled from 2013. I'm feeling a little dizzy! I'm on a mission - to stop certain people messing with time and the future.
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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fljustice
Bibliophile
Location: Brooklyn, NY
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Postby fljustice » Mon February 18th, 2013, 3:55 pm

Early 1200's in King John's debauched court.
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