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Two Debut Authors You Can't Miss

Title: Born of Persuasion

Author: Jessica Dotta

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Strangely enough, I first heard of debut author Jessica Dotta through an ad on my Facebook feed. 1,185 more words

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How to be a Victorian: A Snapshot

Read:   April 2014

Author:  Ruth Goodman

Published:  2013

Genre:  Nonfiction / History

Selected By:  Elle Tea

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Interim Reviews

The Creepy Victorian-Era Stuffed Rabbits and Squirrels of 'Walter Potter's Curious World of Taxidermy'

Great British eccentrics come in all different stripes and colors, and no era produced more interesting ones than during the reign of Queen Victoria. From 1837 to 1901, England produced some of its strangest and most interesting figures, including the master of Victorian whimsy in stuffed animal form, Walter Potter.

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Pursuing Happyness- Can the American Dream Be Achieved in the Modern Day?

       Throughout the history of the United States, people have identified this nation as the “land of opportunity.” They believe if they come here and work hard, they would be able to achieve success. 388 more words