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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sun June 12th, 2011, 11:08 am

Edwardian London, during the suffragette campaign.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell & And So It Begins by Rachel Abbott (Pigeonhole)
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 » Sun June 12th, 2011, 1:40 pm

Well, I've just bumped into Robin Hood and his Merry Men - I'm on my way home to save my castle, having survived the Crusades with Richard the Lionheart.
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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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Mon June 13th, 2011, 1:20 pm

I'm now in Oxfordshire, having had to move there after publicly calling my gentleman friend a cad!
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Fri June 17th, 2011, 8:44 am

I'm now in Lake Garda, where I will be in reality (hopefully) when I go off on my hols tomorrow!
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Susanna Kearsley
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Postby Susanna Kearsley » Sun June 19th, 2011, 12:57 am

Madeleine, I'm very jealous of your trip to Lake Garda. I honeymooned there, it was beautiful.

I'm currently in Fredericksburg, Virginia, in the first days of the American Civil War, trying not to let on that I'm really a Northerner from Maine...

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TeralynPilgrim
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Location: Starkville, Mississippi
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Postby TeralynPilgrim » Wed June 22nd, 2011, 9:51 pm

I'm in Vancouver, Canada, and I'm enjoying the forest while squishing my toes in the mud.
A Writer's Journey http://teralynpilgrim.blogspot.com/
Querying Sacred Fire,a novel of the Vestal Virgins of Ancient Rome.

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Susan
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Location: New Jersey, USA

Postby Susan » Wed June 22nd, 2011, 10:08 pm

I'm currently in Whitehall Palace trying to figure out my way around and hoping to get a glimpse of King Edward VI.
~Susan~
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LoobyG
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Location: Derbyshire, UK

Postby LoobyG » Thu June 23rd, 2011, 8:37 am

I'm currently at the court of Henry II at Windsor, trying to petition for my inheritance and the earldom of Norfolk :)

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Madeleine
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sun June 26th, 2011, 1:38 pm

"Susanna Kearsley" wrote:Madeleine, I'm very jealous of your trip to Lake Garda. I honeymooned there, it was beautiful.

I'm currently in Fredericksburg, Virginia, in the first days of the American Civil War, trying not to let on that I'm really a Northerner from Maine...


Hi Susanna, yes Garda is lovely, I really enjoyed your book and it was nice reading it in the actual area, although we were at the other end of the lake. And after reading about Rose visiting the horses in St Marks, when we went to Venice I made sure I went to see them too - although I nearly didn't make it up those stairs! :eek: Thanks for the recommendation, they were worth seeing.

I'm now in Kent, in the fictitious village of Steeple Martin.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Currently reading: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell & And So It Begins by Rachel Abbott (Pigeonhole)
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 » Sun June 26th, 2011, 5:40 pm

Venice is my favourite city. You sound to have a lovely time, Madeleine.
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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