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Today
May
22
text: Seen on Twitter this morning
1, Another author whining about one star reviews who then stalked the review. Update - the author has since delated the twee...
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Oh Lordy. Let me count the ways -- or probably, better not. Short version: Lillelara, I'm positive this one isn't for you....
May 2019
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Blimey. The Tiber must have been absolutely awash with bodies.
May 2019
20
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I´m really enjoying this book so far, even though the misogyny is staggering. I´m not surprised, though, that this is happeni...
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May 2019
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reviewed: LibraryThing Giveaway
Disclaimer: I received a copy of this book via a Librarything giveaway. If you teach, it is that time of th...
Best in Class: Essential Wisdom from Real Student Writing - Tim Clancy, Johnny Sampson
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reviewed: South American Arabian Nights
Allende's Eva Luna is part look at South American history, in particular revolutionary history, and part Arabian Nights. It i...
Eva Luna - Isabel Allende
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read and rated
reviewed: Gotten as a Kindle freebie
Good little history. Could of used more photos though.
The Mosque-Cathderal of Cordoba - Charles River Editors
reviewed: They really should have listened to the women.
A pretty good, if short, history about a Russian spy who posed as Canadian. It is interesting Of course, what is most rage i...
The Illegal: The Hunt for a Russian Spy in Post-War London - Gordon Corera
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I don't know about y'all, but as much as I love the tablets I've had I basically use them as dummy devices. I don't sync the...
reviewed: Watch out for the Smog
Dawson's book chronicles the battle against the London Smog and the murders of Reg Christie. There isn't much to connect the ...
Death in the Air: The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City - Kate Winkler Dawson
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