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Madeleine
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Currently reading: A Suitable Vengeance by Elizabeth George & The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Thu March 29th, 2012, 1:01 pm

I'm now in Florence during August, 1963, and it's very hot.
Currently reading "A Suitable Vengeance" by Elizabeth George and "The Dark Angel" by Elly Griffiths

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Thu March 29th, 2012, 2:12 pm

Crossing country with the Martin Handcart Company. I had never heard of this...ummm...method of getting west before. Forget the wagon trains and being well stocked. Brigham Young gives them handcarts to push/pull made of wood so green they constantly break down, and they just have to put their faith in God to see them through.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Postby DanielAWillis » Thu March 29th, 2012, 2:28 pm

Intersting thread!

I am currently in 1860's Colorado Territory leading up to the Sand Creek Massacre.
Daniel A. Willis
Author: Chronicle of the Mages series
www.DanielAWillis.com

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DianeL
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Location: Midatlantic east coast, United States
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Postby DianeL » Mon April 2nd, 2012, 1:47 am

I've been in Latinum with Lavinia, Virgil, and Ursula LeGuin. Beautiful, poetic novel.
"To be the queen, she agreed to be the widow!"

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Ludmilla
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Location: Georgia USA

Postby Ludmilla » Mon April 9th, 2012, 1:57 pm

In North Korea, impersonating a Commander.

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: A Suitable Vengeance by Elizabeth George & The Dark Angel by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sat April 14th, 2012, 12:32 pm

Alternating between Maryland and Edwardian London.
Currently reading "A Suitable Vengeance" by Elizabeth George and "The Dark Angel" by Elly Griffiths

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat April 14th, 2012, 1:39 pm

19C, in a brothel on the outskirts of London. The prostitutes are men, and the women are the clients :rolleyes:
At home with a good book and the cat...

...is the only place I want to be

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fljustice
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Location: Brooklyn, NY
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Postby fljustice » Sat April 14th, 2012, 4:13 pm

"DianeL" wrote:I've been in Latinum with Lavinia, Virgil, and Ursula LeGuin. Beautiful, poetic novel.


Love her stuff! Read Lavinia a couple of years ago and enjoyed it immensely.
Faith L. Justice, Author Website
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princess
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Location: Scotland

Postby princess » Sat April 21st, 2012, 9:10 pm

St. Petersburg, Russia, 1754.
Currently reading: The Poisoned Pilgrim: A Hangman's Daughter Tale by Oliver Potzsch

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DianeL
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Location: Midatlantic east coast, United States
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Postby DianeL » Sun April 22nd, 2012, 6:44 pm

I just left Alba Longa for Earthsea. :)
"To be the queen, she agreed to be the widow!"



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---Medieval Kingship, Henry A. Myers



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