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Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1)
I give UP. Hilary Mantel and I bounce off each other like, um, um, one of those very bouncy balls off a trampoline. Um. And no, it was no because of t ...more
Aug 14, 2012
Jun 20, 2012
The Legend of the King (The Squire's Tales, #10)
A variety of thinks:
1. Shelved as YA rather than children's because Morris does not pull his punches here, well done sir, this is a tragedy and traged
Jan 22, 2012
Jan 26, 2012
The Lady Elizabeth
**spoiler alert** Alas, this is not as good as it should be. I give Weir a gazillion points for her historical accuracy; it was such a treat to relax ...more
Nov 25, 2011
Nov 25, 2011
The Queen's Handmaiden
**spoiler alert** This is fluid, easy reading. The problem comes in the back sixth of the book, which should be the back *third* -- we know that Eliza ...more
not set
May 17, 2008
Ink and Steel (Promethean Age, #3)
Eh. I wanted to love this, but eh. It's a little overly stylized for my taste and took a while to get going; the last hundred pages are excellent.
Dec 16, 2012
Dec 14, 2012
The Perilous Gard
See, YA authors, this is how you do a plucky, spirited heroine. This is an AWESOME riff on Tam Lin. Kate Sutton is kickass (although her sister is a b ...more
May 03, 2012
Mar 05, 2012
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