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Saturday Selection: More In-Betweeners

Since we’re overdue for another batch of books which feature enough Anne to be of interest but insufficient Anne to justify a full post, and I’m still recovering both from a horrible November virus and… 1,435 more words

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Mystic Events: Or, The Vision Of The Tapestry by Francis Lathom (1830)

Francis Lathom, prolific writer of gothic novels, is remembered today primarily for The Midnight Bell (1798), which achieved the distinction of being one of the novels read by the giddy girls in… 9,274 more words

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Blood Of The Rose by Kate Pearce (2011)

Since Mystic Events is proving to be even heavier going than I thought, I decided to take a break with Book 2 of The Tudor Vampire Chronicles, which is exactly what you’d expect from its title: short on history, long on sex, fluffy as a cloud and – very importantly for my purposes – it can be finished in two hours and if not everything makes sense, who cares? 2,475 more words

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