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Leo62
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Location: London
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Postby Leo62 » Tue March 10th, 2009, 1:05 pm

"Madeleine" wrote:We're not too far away from each other then! :)


In space, if not in time ;)

Are you reading Mistress of the Art of Death by any chance? :D

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Madeleine
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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 March 10th, 2009, 7:55 pm

"Leo62" wrote:In space, if not in time ;)

Are you reading Mistress of the Art of Death by any chance? :D


Yup! :) Just started it, and have got past the mediaeval catheter scene! :eek:

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EC2
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Location: Nottingham UK
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Postby EC2 » Tue March 10th, 2009, 7:59 pm

"Madeleine" wrote:Yup! :) Just started it, and have got past the mediaeval catheter scene! :eek:


LOL! And what a miraculous recovery!
Les proz e les vassals
Souvent entre piez de chevals
Kar ja li coard n’I chasront

'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal

www.elizabethchadwick.com

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Telynor
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Location: On the Banks of the Hudson

Postby Telynor » Wed March 11th, 2009, 11:36 am

"Telynor" wrote:In Kenya, where a Carmelite nun is giving birth to a pair of twin boys.


"Vanessa" wrote:Both, I would imagine! ;) :D

Sounds a naughty nun to me.


Well, the story is unfolding ina very interesting way; she's not necessarily bad or naughty, just got caught up in an awkward situation. I'm bouncing between this one and a biography at the moment.

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Mello
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Location: Melbourne, Australia

Postby Mello » Thu March 12th, 2009, 12:08 am

Pau in Navarre. I had a fair idea where it was, but I just googled it to make sure.

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Thu March 12th, 2009, 2:42 am

I am in a bit of a pickle in Crete. I have just been sold off as a slave to a notorious pirate lord.
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Edith Wharton

tsjmom
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Postby tsjmom » Fri March 13th, 2009, 11:48 pm

1745 Scottish Highlands trying to get back to 1945 Scotland/England ('Outlander').

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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 » Sat March 14th, 2009, 4:34 am

Egypt during the Victorian Age. (With Amelia Peabody.)

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SonjaMarie
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Location: Vashon, WA
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat March 14th, 2009, 4:35 am

NY 2060, a cop has been murdered and Eve Dallas is on the case.

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
Favorite HF book: Prince of Foxes, by Samuel Shellabarger
Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
Location: California Bay Area

Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Sat March 14th, 2009, 5:19 am

I'm in Verona and loving it.


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