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HNS 2015 Conference Wrap Up

Hard to believe that the 2015 Historical Novel Society Conference (in Denver) started a week ago today. Talk about a jam-packed four days! I learned so much and met so many wonderful authors. 1,097 more words

Historical

The Final Settlement

I hike up ahead. That snap
And crack of branches breaking,
Is me, hiking up ahead.

And passing by a door, there
Sat Calhoun, wrapped up tight… 93 more words

Poetry

How to Marry a Royal Highlander (Renegade Royals #4)

Author: Vanessa Kelly

Publisher: Kensington Books, Zebra

Rating: 4 stars

Buy Links: Kensington and Amazon

Type: Novel in Series

Received from Publisher

Blurb: Illegitimate yet thoroughly irresistible, the Renegade Royals are leaving behind their careers as daring spies for the greatest adventure of all… 574 more words

Review

Celebrating America’s Freedom: July 4th

Independence Day is one of my favorite times of the year. The picnics, barbecues, fireworks, parades and spending time with family and friends make it a day of great fun. 541 more words

Historical

Thrifty Thursday: A Day Late But Never A Dollar Short

So, I completely realize it’s Friday but yesterday I had a different priority…Magic Mike XXL. Holy Abs, what a funny movie! Hot guys and humor. Perfect combination. 690 more words

Thrift

Book Review: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

 

This is the July book for my book group and unusually I’m ahead in having already read it. Again it is one of those books currently popular in the bestseller lists and being read by everyone. 492 more words

Book Review

56th Supplement to the AOU Check-list of North American Birds - July 3, 2015

Published on July 1, 2015, the Fifty-sixth Supplement to the American Ornithologists’ Union Check-list of North American Birds can be read in its entirety, here… 176 more words

Birds