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Cartimandua part 2

Here is a little more about Cartimandua, Qyeen of the Brigantes.

Cartimandua and her husband fell out over her handing Caratacus to the Romans, of course. 358 more words

Mrs Hemingway - Naomi Wood Review

Rating: ★★★★★

I’ve never read any books by Ernest Hemingway, or anything about him, but I was interested in this book ever since it came out. 528 more words

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Sofie was naked, of course, having stripped off her clothing as soon as she returned from the fabric store. She didn’t bother transferring the eggs to a plate. 133 more words

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A Great Summer Read - "The Iron Butterfly"

Just in time for the summer reading. “The Iron Butterfly” by Rosalinda R Morgan is discounted to $1.99 on Kindle for a limited time this summer. 126 more words


A Queen in Britain in Roman Times

In Vengeance of a Slave, although she does not appear, there is mention of the Queen of the Brigantes, Cartimandua. Here is her story.

You are certain to have heard of Queen Boudicca. 315 more words

Frenglish gleanings week 10

Frenglish gleanings
week 10

Frenglish? The links will be either in English or in French Gleanings? 47 more words