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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

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 Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
Andrea Wulf
Progress: 2 %
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 %
1913: The Eve of War
Paul Ham
Progress: 20 %
The William Shakespeare Detective Agency: The Dark Lady (The William Shakespeare Detective Agency Book 2)
Colin Falconer
Progress: 15 %
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Took me a while to find a book in my TBR that was short and a possible fit for the Memorial Day donation to the BL-opoly jail...
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This volume deals with Forever Carlyle and her role in the family's attempt to resurrect their position. She finds out about ...
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When do we become aware of the untruths around us? How do we react to that revelation? Learning that there's no Santa Claus...
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Holy crap will she please stop whining? What happened to the character that initially engaged me? Get over it already. Not...
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I am a gamer girl and an eighties child. It was a pretty fun decade to spend most of my childhood in and my nostalgia for the...
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So when returning my +^^€#%~|!?*^ DNF book, the library homepage cheered me up with this one: One-Pan Wonders: Fuss-Free Mea...
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Moonlight Reader started this with her post: A Personal Literary Canon, Part 1 and quite a few of us have jumped on the band...
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I'm starting late, I know. There's this thing called "real life". . . . My first roll of real dice gave me a 2 and a 1, an...
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Well...after you get past the whole stink eye that the first couple of chapters cause, not bad. Ok. Our H is...I don't know...
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Literary Yarns: Crochet Projects Inspired by Classic Books - Cindy Wang and Crochet Ever After: 18 Crochet Projects Inspir...
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I'm going to start with the books that on the surface might strike some as the most trivial, but realistically, because of th...
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The Constable Evans Mysteries are slower paced than your average cozy; they have a similar atmosphere and pacing as M.C. Beat...
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A quick adventure that take place on the eve of World War I, His Last Bow is not a mystery at all, but something of a spy cap...
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Last year, some people friended each other on Goodreads to avoid losing touch if BL vanished unexpectedly. I know a lot of p...
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One of my favorite things about the Star Wars EU is how random background characters from the movies are given names, persona...