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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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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: 12 %
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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This is the seventh book in the Temeraire series. I enjoyed it a lot, on about the same level as the previous books, and def...
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Series: The Company #3 This installment of the Company time travel series finally reveals who Mendoza is telling her story ...
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So I just spent some time tracking down the link to report a pirated book to its publisher (took longer to find out who publi...
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Had a fantastic time last night watching these guys. No new album to promote; just a wonderfully nostalgic trip through their...
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Thank you to Lover of Romance for the recommendation. And has now cruelly added another series to my never ending stack :) I'...
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“That, dear one, is the point of the demonstration. Reality isn’t relevant. Perception is everything. If you think it is the ...
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‘Let us not search further for the mythological animals,’ said Cuvier. ‘The mantichore or destroyer of men which carries a hu...
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I have a ton of stories from Readercon this year. I think I enjoyed it the most of the cons I've been to - only this one in ...
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Bank Balance: $229 Starting from Cars Land 16...doubles! A square I've never landed on before! I have lots of choices ...
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So far enjoying. Though the rabbits name are a bit much. I like Hazel and Fiver. Now the group that has left the warren has c...
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Yes, I do recommend this book. I love the funny things that happen and the wordsmithing. She uses a large vocabulary and ther...
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At the end of July, more than three months after leaving Berlin, Humboldt reached Tobolsk – 1,800 miles from St Petersburg an...
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I picked this one up last year when it was offered as a kindle freebie. I'm glad I did, because it ended up being one of thos...