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Three titles added to Shot Tower Unbibliography


A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore, Philadelphia: A 300-Year History and Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage

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Where History and Fiction Meet: Top 12 Historical Novels

Historical fiction, the vast territory where history meets fiction, can be a story about prehistoric times or the Elizabethan era or the American Civil War. It can be a sweeping epic or a thriller or a bodice ripper. 363 more words


Interview with Author Rhoda D'Ettore

I have rarely encountered a book that was so intense that it was literally stressful to read but that was the case with Rhoda’s “Newborn Nazi” (posting of review to follow). 1,558 more words


Childhood Memories

I publish here a copy of something I had published already in May 2013. I did get some very interesting comments to this post at the time. 2,742 more words


A Two Reader Book Review For Novelist, Carl Baker, & Co-Author Marc Heberden, of '14 Days In July', A Fantastic Historical Read Worth Your Time.

*14 Days In July ~ Review by: Author, Catherine Lyon & Reader Brittany Eshleman*
Publisher: Camerado Press; First edition (April 7, 2014) ~ ISBN-13: 978-0615955872…
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Book of the Week - Fallen Beauty

Hello gentle reader,

this week I’ve been reading FALLEN BEAUTY by Erika Robuck (published in March 2014 by NAL Trade). It’s a Historical novel set in 1920’s New York. 218 more words

EM Castellan

Kritsa Gorge the (relatively) easy way

A bright blue sky October day was just right for our planned walk through the lower part of Kritsa Gorge.  You are welcome to print out the information here to aid your own walk or, if you would prefer a personal guide, email me on kritsayvonne@talktalk.net and I’ll put you in touch with a local expert. 603 more words