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Mythica
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Preferred HF: European and American (mostly pre-20th century)
Location: Colorado
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Might as well introduce myself

Post by Mythica » Wed November 10th, 2010, 7:51 pm

I occasionally lurk around here but I recently decided to join. I'm in the UK but I am actually American. No big surprise my favorite type of historical fiction is European royalty.

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boswellbaxter
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Post by boswellbaxter » Wed November 10th, 2010, 7:54 pm

Nice to have you here, Mythica! Are you studying in the UK?
Susan Higginbotham
Coming in October: The Woodvilles


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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Post by Misfit » Wed November 10th, 2010, 8:23 pm

Hi and welcome.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Vanessa
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Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: The Farm at the Edge of the World by Sarah Vaughan
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 » Wed November 10th, 2010, 8:30 pm

Welcome, Mythica. I hope you enjoy it here!

Whereabouts in the UK are you?
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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Mythica
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Post by Mythica » Wed November 10th, 2010, 10:15 pm

[quote=""boswellbaxter""]Nice to have you here, Mythica! Are you studying in the UK?[/quote]

No, silly me, I married an Englishman :rolleyes: ;)

I'm in Manchester - well, technically Salford - Salford Quays.

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LoobyG
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Location: Derbyshire, UK

Post by LoobyG » Wed November 10th, 2010, 10:15 pm

Hello and welcome! :)

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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Joined: August 2008
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) » Wed November 10th, 2010, 11:22 pm

Welcome, Mythica!

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donroc
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Post by donroc » Thu November 11th, 2010, 12:01 am

Welcome and enjoy.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

http://www.donaldmichaelplatt.com
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6 ... annel_page

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sweetpotatoboy
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Location: London, UK

Post by sweetpotatoboy » Thu November 11th, 2010, 12:37 pm

Welcome. Great to have you here.

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: "Bone China" by Laura Purcell
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Thu November 11th, 2010, 12:52 pm

Hi Mythica and welcome. How are you finding the UK? Whereabouts in the US are you from?
Currently reading: "Bone China" by Laura Purcell

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