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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.

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The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
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 %
1913: The Eve of War
Paul Ham
Progress: 20 %
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Ashley Gardner
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Yuval Noah Harari Dr
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John Guy
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Jonathan Sumption
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H. Rider Haggard
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Elizabeth Fremantle
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Paul Ham
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I'll be using my audible credit to buy the next in this series. This is too cute.
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A weaker read for me than his other short-story collections on the whole. N. is spectacular, though. Willa: OK, sentimental...
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Martin looked at him wonderingly. "Do you always talk bilge?" he said. "No," said Mr. Campion lightly, "but I learnt the lang...
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Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman is a somewhat bland modern re-rewording of the shenanigans of the Norse Gods and Goddesses, th...
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The second part of a series called the Serpentwar, this novel is all about a fierce campaign between the human race and the S...
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This comic collection deals with a world where the sun has become hot enough to burn and kill so, in New York, the people liv...
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Diverse voices: any mystery, suspense, horror or supernatural book written by an author of color.
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For this square, I'm thinking about reading Cassandra Khaw's Rupert Wong, Cannibal Chef. For some reason the publisher (Aba...
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I ended up only liking two characters (Wendy and Tommy) both kids. The adults in this book were terrible, and one of the kids...
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I'm just not a huge fan of these events, mostly because they seem to be...shallow. Like I don't see what larger purpose thi...
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I'm feeling right swell about my progress. Read and Called: Heart Shaped Box by Joe Hill The Howling ...
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This is a re-read for me - I had to replace my read-to-death copy of the book recently and decided to read it again. This i...
text: Off Very Shortly to My Retreat
In about an hour I'm off to Little Switzerland, NC, for a knitting retreat. I'll be bringing mysteries in my bag as well! ...
reviewed: Halloween Bingo Update 5: The Virgin in the Ice
The Virgin in the Ice is set in the "dark, dark woods." Perhaps not so surprising when it's 1139, there's a civil war on, an...
The Virgin in the Ice: The Sixth Chronicle of Brother Cadfael - Ellis Peters
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