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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.
Favourite 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

Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Tue October 5th, 2010, 9:26 pm

Hi Aceuggy. I almost envy you, having all these fantastic books to read for the first time.

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Post by EC2 » Tue October 5th, 2010, 9:57 pm

Welcome Aceuggy - I love Wiltshire. :)
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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aceuggy
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Post by aceuggy » Wed October 6th, 2010, 10:30 am

Thanks everyone for your warm welcome. Now of course I have a dilemma. Where on earth do I start!! :confused:

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Post by fljustice » Wed October 6th, 2010, 3:22 pm

Welcome, aceuggey! I'm sure you'll have a great time here. As to where to start, do you have a dart board?
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Post by cat » Wed October 6th, 2010, 11:13 pm

Greetings and welcome!! This sure is the best forum online for writers and novels!!! Hope you enjoy!!
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Post by Shield-of-Dardania » Fri October 8th, 2010, 7:06 pm

Hi AceUggy. Welcome and enjoy.

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Post by Carla » Mon October 11th, 2010, 2:26 pm

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
Website: http://www.carlanayland.org
Blog: http://carlanayland.blogspot.com

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Post by laktor » Mon October 11th, 2010, 5:11 pm

Welcome! And I've also received lots of great suggestions for some good reads....I think I'm going to be very busy! Nice to have you here.

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Post by stu1883 » Fri October 29th, 2010, 11:43 am

[quote=""aceuggy""]Just stumbled upon your forum today and it's rather taken my breath away! I had no idea there were so many books and authors that I not only haven't read, but didn't know existed. This place is clearly a wealth of information and I look forward to dipping in often. My only real experience of HF is Bernard Cornwell and his Sharpe and Alfred the Great books. I obviously have a great deal of catching up to do.[/quote]

Welcome to the Forum. Glad to see the West Country is getting a serious presence on here. Myself - I am from Bristol and ParthianBow (Ben Kane) lives just outside Bristol.

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