Thanks to Netgalley.com and to Random House Publications — Del Ray Spectra, I was approved to read this pre-released version of Clash of Eagles by Alan Smale. 553 more words
Tags » Historical Fiction
From the Dictionary of Nautical, University, Gypsy and Other Vulgar Tongues first published in 1859.
Chatter Basket: common term for a prattling child amongst nurses. 23 more words
Sioux tipi, watercolor by Karl Bodmer, ca. 1833
Mose Randolph sat bound and beaten in a dark, empty and smoke-filled Oglala lodge when the tipi’s flap opened and a handsome girl entered with a bowl of food and a gourd of water, which Mose was sure was his last meal. 279 more words
This is a late review. Ever since the Great Gatsby film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan was released in 2013, I have been meaning to read it but I decided for not to read it because I’m not really a classics reader, so I didn’t think it was for me. 497 more words