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Misfit
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Post by Misfit » Wed January 26th, 2011, 5:43 pm

Cape Fear River valley North Carolina 1772.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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parthianbow
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Location: Nr. Bristol, SW England
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Post by parthianbow » Thu January 27th, 2011, 1:08 pm

Just left Okinawa, August 1945 to visit Scotland, circa 1295.
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
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Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Sun January 30th, 2011, 12:14 pm

Currently at Lake Geneva, telling ghost stories and scandalizing the locals.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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rockygirl
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Location: Upstate New York

Post by rockygirl » Sun January 30th, 2011, 12:53 pm

On the Nile with Nefertiti.

Jessi
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Post by Jessi » Mon January 31st, 2011, 8:09 pm

On Tolstoys estate in 1910

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Mon January 31st, 2011, 8:13 pm

I'm now also in Wiltshire in June 1860.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

SCW
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Preferred HF: Lately World Two or the time immediately before and after this period
Location: Australia

Post by SCW » Tue February 1st, 2011, 11:04 am

Yorkshire around 1801.

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves & "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Sat February 19th, 2011, 12:05 pm

the Isle of Wight, present day.
Currently reading "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott & "The Seagull" by Ann Cleeves

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: An Abiding Fire by M L Logue & The Flower Girls by Alice Clark Platts
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favourite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Post by Vanessa » Sat February 19th, 2011, 1:04 pm

Are you enjoying The Bed I Made, Madeleine? I loved it.

I see you are also reading A Game of Thrones - how are you finding it? It's being dramatised on Sky Atlantic soon.
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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Telynor
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Location: On the Banks of the Hudson

Post by Telynor » Sat February 19th, 2011, 7:33 pm

In south Florida and the Keys, in various vehicles all coming together for a massive traffic jam on US 1.

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