Mr. Midshipman Hornblower is a historical fiction novel written by esteemed naval author C. S. Forester. The book is centered around the title character, Midshipman Horatio Hornblower, a 17 year old who joins the British navy in 1794 during the Napoleonic Wars. 205 more words
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The new cruise ship terminal at Pier 27:
It wasn’t open open when I visited the city last year.
Upper floor of the Aquatic Park Bathhouse: 143 more words
Friday (8/14) I embarked on my journey. I gave a goodbye hug to my 妹妹 (younger sister) Erin. It’s bittersweet because while my Chinese trip might be a 2 year study, it is a permanent departure because when I return to the west, it will likely be to live in Canada with my amazing husband. 346 more words
UK Publisher – Penguin Classics
Length – 244 pages in paperback
For Fans Of – Agatha Christie, Raymond Chandler, Grantchester, Evelyn Waugh
Synopsis – The story begins when Marjorie, a young woman, arrives home one summer evening and finds her sister, dead, with her head in the oven. 96 more words