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What Are You Reading? July 2012

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Vanessa
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Posts: 4233
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 » Tue July 31st, 2012, 8:18 am

The Janus Stone by Elly Griffiths
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
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Posts: 5716
Joined: August 2008
Currently reading: "The Lantern Men" by Elly Griffiths
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Post by Madeleine » Tue July 31st, 2012, 8:49 am

[quote=""Vanessa""]The Janus Stone by Elly Griffiths[/quote]

I really enjoyed this book - it's a good series. Hope you like it too!
Currently reading: "The Lantern Men" by Elly Griffiths

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Vanessa
Bibliomaniac
Posts: 4233
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 » Tue July 31st, 2012, 9:14 am

Yes, I very much enjoyed The Crossing Place.
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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Susan
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Location: New Jersey, USA

Post by Susan » Tue July 31st, 2012, 7:00 pm

The fourth Percy Jackson came through from the eLibrary: The Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan
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