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An Embarrassment of Riches (Saint-Germain #24)
3.89
**spoiler alert** I confess, I knew little to nothing of medieval Bohemia. On a map, I could have pointed you to the general location of it's whereabo ...more
Mar 15, 2011
Dec 19, 2010
 
Dissolution (Matthew Shardlake, #1)
4.06
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The author knows his history, so along with a good plot and character development, the reader gets an interesting glim ...more
Jan 07, 2010
Dec 25, 2009
 
Crowner's Crusade
3.77
**spoiler alert** I love this series and was sad to see it end. I was thrilled when the author decided to add a prequel, letting the reader learn more ...more
Apr 05, 2013
Mar 21, 2013
 
A Pig of Cold Poison (Gil Cunningham, #7)
3.82
I enjoy this series, but this isn't my favorite book. The combination of three different languages, English, Scot and Gaelic makes for an interesting ...more
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Jul 10, 2010
 
Medieval Cuisine
3.68
This is a great little resource book on medieval culinary, etiquette and dinning history. There are a few recipes thrown in too. It's short, but packe ...more
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Jan 19, 2012
 
A Plague of Heretics (Crowner John Mystery #14)
4.05
What can I say ... I love this series. The author doesn't romanticize this time period, it's smelly, violent and unless you are wealthy, living condit ...more
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Jan 09, 2011
 
A Trail of Ink (Hugh de Singleton, Surgeon Chronicles #3)
4.00
**spoiler alert** If I could I would have given this novel 2 1/2 stars. I enjoyed the first two books in this series and eagerly waited for the next, ...more
Jan 23, 2011
Sep 13, 2010
 
Death Comes As Epiphany (Catherine LeVendeur, #1)
3.95
**spoiler alert** For the first 75 pages I seriously considered throwing this book out the window because I'd become so frustrated trying to reading i ...more
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Feb 15, 2010
 
The Fourth Crow
3.95
I love this series ... I really do. One book a year isn't enough, but I confess, this last one probably was my least favorite. I kept setting it aside ...more
Dec 19, 2012
Aug 13, 2012
 
Sinful Folk
3.98
There are few books that I would give a 5 star rating to and this novel falls into that category. It was beautifully and hauntingly written. It's been ...more
Jun 2014
May 21, 2014
 
A Plague of Sinners
3.84
There were times I found the plot a little hard to follow, but the author's wit was so entertaining and such fun that I'm eagerly waiting for his next ...more
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Jul 16, 2011
 
Dress at the Court of King Henry VIII
4.79
I don't see myself reading this book anytime soon since it costs around $250.00.
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May 07, 2011
 
A Deadly Brew (Matthew Bartholomew, #4)
4.06
I'm really getting hooked on this series. :)
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Apr 12, 2010
 
The Coiners' Quarrel (Sir Geoffrey Mappestone, #5)
3.93
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Jan 15, 2012
 
A Vision of Light (Margaret of Ashbury, #1)
4.14
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Jan 28, 2010
 
The Unquiet Bones (Hugh de Singleton, Surgeon Chronicles #1)
3.83
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Feb 19, 2010
Feb 15, 2010
 
The Water Devil (Margaret of Ashbury, #3)
3.93
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Jan 28, 2010
 
Women's Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus Magnus' de Secretis Mulierum with Commentaries
3.50
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May 11, 2010
Mar 21, 2010
 
A Plague on Both Your Houses (Matthew Bartholomew, #1)
3.81
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Apr 12, 2010
 
An Unholy Alliance (Matthew Bartholomew, #2)
3.95
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Apr 12, 2010
 
A Bone of Contention (Matthew Bartholomew, #3)
3.94
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Apr 12, 2010
 
The Harper's Quine (Gilbert Cunningham, #1)
3.80
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Jan 25, 2010
 
A Wicked Deed (Matthew Bartholomew, #5)
4.02
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Apr 14, 2010
 
Revelation (Matthew Shardlake, #4)
4.29
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Apr 19, 2010
 
A Personal Devil (Magdalene la Batarde, #2)
3.90
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May 14, 2010
 
Bone of Contention (Magdalene La Batarde, #3)
3.98
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May 14, 2010
 
A Masterly Murder (Matthew Bartholomew, #6)
4.05
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May 14, 2010
 
An Order for Death (Matthew Bartholomew, #7)
4.05
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May 14, 2010
 
A Summer of Discontent (Matthew Bartholomew, #8)
4.07
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May 14, 2010
 
A Killer in Winter (Matthew Bartholomew, #9)
4.06
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May 14, 2010
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