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Arthurian Newbie #2 from North Carolina!

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Anna Elliott
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Post by Anna Elliott » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 12:40 am

Hi Cat! So great to have this sudden influx of Arthurian fans! :)
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Post by boswellbaxter » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 2:50 am

Good to have you over here, Cat!
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Post by sweetpotatoboy » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 8:48 am

Welcome. Sounds like you're definitely in the right place!

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Post by Elizabeth » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 12:51 pm

Hi, Cat! No horses or cats here, but two beagles to howl a welcome!
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Post by fljustice » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 4:32 pm

"cat" wrote:I read the Black Stallion books as a young girl and for a long time, wanted a black Arabian stallion of my own!


Oh yes! I read the whole series and Farley's Island Stallion books, as well. The ladies on the Bookmobile always set aside any new "horse books" for me. :D
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Post by EC2 » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 4:38 pm

Arriving late to this, but saying Welcome Cat.
I think my favourite Arthurian novels remain The Crystal Cave and the Hollow Hills by Mary Stewart.
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.'

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Post by Miss Moppet » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 5:24 pm

Welcome Cat, I am just discovering the Arthurian stories through reading Mists of Avalon and will definitely be looking for more about Arthur!

Hope you enjoy it here.

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Post by cat » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 9:52 pm

Thank you for all the wonderful greetings!! I feel right at home already. Now if I only had time to read all the new books I'm discovering while perusing the discussion threads here!
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Post by chuck » Mon August 23rd, 2010, 11:38 pm

I too love Artos the Bear.....We have five Krazy Kats and five beautiful Australian Shepherds dogs....Welcome cat....Best HF forum going....Never a dull moment here and can be quite eclectic at times and that's a good thing.....

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Post by Carla » Mon August 30th, 2010, 11:00 am

Hello and welcome!
PATHS OF EXILE - love, war, honour and betrayal in Anglo-Saxon Northumbria
Editor's Choice, Historical Novels Review, August 2009
Now available as e-book on Amazon Kindleand in Kindle, Epub (Nook, Sony Reader), Palm and other formats on Smashwords
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