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Oh the Inhumanity

Yesterday was entertainment and, perhaps a smidge of education, involving stories of greedy men. Watched Red Oaks (an Amazon comedy) and Madoff, then read some of Bring Up the Bodies. 24 more words


Bring Up The Bodies by Hilary Mantel

Another good read from Hilary Mantel following on from Wolf Hall, but enough content so that it is not dependant on having read it. Again a good insight into the character of… 27 more words


October 2015 – Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel

We may not be the most serious of book clubs at times (sometimes we are) — however this meeting was more of giggles and OH THE STORIES! 242 more words

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Perfect Pairing: "He will never be satisfied!"

If you’ve spent more then 12 seconds of real or virtual time with me in the last two weeks, you will know that I have gone off the deep end re: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s… 429 more words

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Book Review: Bring Up the Bodies

Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel, is the second book in a proposed trilogy exploring the life of Thomas Cromwell and his relationships with his contemporaries in the court of Henry VIII (the first in this series is Wolf Hall which I review… 389 more words

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The Dinners of Wolf Hall

I’ve been watching Wolf Hall (again!) with a friend who recently picked up the novels. Both the books and the television adaptation are very dense with detail, so there’s always more to see. 1,411 more words


Struggling and longing to be 'fictionalized'

So can identify with the whining of the main character in “How Shall I Know You,” a short story in Hilary Mantel‘s The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher… 415 more words

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