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Picnic At Hanging Rock - Joan Lindsay

It has been my aim to read more classics this year and I’m ashamed to admit this is only my second so far. Picnic At Hanging Rock was a great second choice being a fairly short read full of mystery and intrigue. 768 more words

Bibliophile

REVIEW: Picnic at Hanging Rock | BSSTC

Valentine’s Day 1900 wasn’t a good day for a picnic at Hanging Rock. What should have been a nice outing for a bunch of giddy, buttoned-up, kid-gloved schoolgirls turned into a nightmare that lives on in our collective psyche. 567 more words

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Australian Women Writer's Challenge 2015 - Wrap up

This is the second year that I have participated in the AWWC and not only did I exceed my nominated level, I thoroughly enjoyed every book that I read. 186 more words

Fiction

Book review: Picnic at Hanging Rock

Today, I’m doing a book review of Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay. This is part of my Book Tour Around the World challenge, and today’s stopover is Australia. 819 more words

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November 16 in history

42 BC – Tiberius, Roman emperor, was born (d. 37).

1272 – While travelling during the Ninth Crusade, Prince Edward became King of England upon Henry III’s death, but he will not return to England for nearly two years to assume the throne. 588 more words

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