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HISTORIC CREATORS: BARONESS ORCZY

Interest in the French Revolution goes far beyond France and has oft been the setting for novels. The most famous are probably those featuring the Scarlet Pimpernel, the fictional English saviour of doomed French aristocrats. 369 more words

HISTORY HAPPENINGS

No Betrayal Here

When I first sat down to write this, I thought it was going to be a personal response to Baroness Emmuska Orczy’s novel, The Scarlet Pimpernel… 839 more words

Prose

World Cup Book Challenge - Group E

Continuing the challenge to find a book for each country in the group stage of the World Cup Football taking place in Brazil.

Group E of the World Cup Book Challenge – France, Switzerland, Honduras and Ecuador… 455 more words

Fiction

What Are You Reading? - June 2014

Welcome back to the What Are You Reading? Series! If you have no idea what’s going on feel free to take a look at the… 1,372 more words

Fiction

The Scarlet Coiffure

I know this isn’t the sort of thing I usually go in for with this blog, but it is at least a smidgen writing related, so I thought I’d share! 254 more words

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Book Reviews

This past weekend, The Fault in Our Stars finally opened at the box office! After reading and absolutely LOVING the book, I had to be there to view it! 1,034 more words

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