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Post by diamondlil » Thu November 6th, 2008, 7:58 pm

Welcome to the boards Christina!
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Post by Divia » Thu November 6th, 2008, 9:39 pm

I'm glad you made it over here :) As you can see this is where everyone is. ;)
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Post by Christina » Fri November 7th, 2008, 3:42 pm

Thank you! And thank you for telling me of this, Divia...This really does seem to be 'where it's at' :-) .

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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 » Fri November 7th, 2008, 3:51 pm

Hi Christina

Hello and welcome. Hope you enjoy it here!

I come from Yorkshire, too, North Yorkshire in fact, a little south of York. Where abouts are you?
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Post by Christina » Fri November 7th, 2008, 4:02 pm

Thank you for your welcome, Vanessa :-)

Oh, we are very close...I'm in Leeds :-)

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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 » Fri November 7th, 2008, 6:31 pm

Which makes you from West Yorkshire. :D I originally come from Leeds - it's a brilliant city. My mum still lives there.
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime, dual time-frame
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Post by Madeleine » Fri November 7th, 2008, 8:48 pm

Welcome to the board Christina.

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Post by michellemoran » Sun November 9th, 2008, 7:15 am

Welcome!!!!!!! I hope you enjoy it here :D
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Post by Carla » Sun November 9th, 2008, 2:25 pm

Hello Christina, 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 Christina » Mon November 10th, 2008, 12:34 am

Thank you! It is a lovely place and I am honoured to be here :-)

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