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Winter of the World by Ken Follett

 (9/10) Winter of the World is the second book in the new Century Trilogy by Ken Follett. Based on the reading the first two books and reviews of all three books on Amazon, I think I can comfortably say that this is the best book in the trilogy. 75 more words

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Bayeux Cathedral: Love and Devotion in Action

It dominates the town of Bayeux still, as it has for almost 1,000 years. It has survived wars and conflicts and remains a testament to the Christian faith of the Norman people who started building it long before France was a nation. 545 more words

How I Spent My Summer Vacation

Book Review Monday...on a Tuesday

Coming off of a three day weekend, today is most certainly one of those Tuesdays that feels like Monday. On top of the usual (too much to do and not enough time in which to do it,) I also have a bit of an ick with a headache and general blah feeling, which I hope to remedy with a good friend’s herbal elderberry tincture as soon as I get home this afternoon. 986 more words

Book Review: Winter of the World by Ken Follett

Winter of the World is the second book of Ken Follett’s The Century Trilogy and is a worthy follow-up to the first book; Fall of Giants… 411 more words

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Sometimes, having a routine helps us stay sane. People newly unemployed or recently retired often lose their wits because they can’t keep track of days. Couples who fall out of relationships (divorce, death, job demands) have trouble with their rhythms too. 249 more words

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Review - The Fall of Giants, part one of the Century Trilogy, by Ken Follett.

As some of you may know, I recently set myself a little challenge to read Ken Follett’s The Century Trilogy, back to back. At around 1000 pages per book, this initially would seem like a lot of reading! 412 more words


Midweek Update

Here’s a quick update on all the goings on in my life.

My little shed in the backyard needed a paint job. And you all know that I have recently been into painting furniture. 205 more words

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