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SusannaG

SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady

Just another GR refugee.  Other than that, I had a stroke in 2004, and read almost anything I can get my hands on, though I have a particular weakness for history, mystery, and historical fiction.

Currently reading

The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
The Rules of Magic
Alice Hoffman
Progress: 18 %
Medieval Tastes: Food, Cooking, and the Table (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
Beth Archer Brombert, Massimo Montanari
Progress: 10 %
Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth
Holger Hoock
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari Dr
Progress: 9 %
Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years
John Guy
Progress: 20/512 pages
Lady Cop Makes Trouble
Amy Stewart
The Hundred Years War, Volume 1: Trial by Battle
Jonathan Sumption
Progress: 166/586 pages
King Solomon's Mines
H. Rider Haggard
Progress: 4 %
Queen's Gambit: A Novel
Elizabeth Fremantle
Progress: 22 %

Book a Day #2: Science Fiction/Fantasy for UFO Day

The Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.

 

I love this book, so it was the obvious choice, and the first one that popped into my head.  It's only the ruling grand champion of "high fantasy," and the pattern for so many novels that followed.

 

It also helped kept me sane (with the music of The Beatles) for a couple of years in my adolescence, so yeah, for that too.