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Week 1 - 2017

Hi All! I’ve been slacking off since finishing out 2016. On the other hand, I have been devouring books for the past month and a half, so I have tons of material to share with you. 542 more words

What I Read

Book Review: Conclave by Robert Harris

Whenever a Pope does the process for choosing his successor is the same; Cardinals from all over the world travel to the Vatican where they are locked in until a new Pope is chosen. 387 more words


Standalone Sunday

Standalone Sunday is a weekly meme hosted by  Megan@bookslayerreads. Standalone Sunday was created to let others know about all the standalone books you have loved, but maybe don’t get the attention they need. 189 more words

Mysteries & Thrillers

Conspirata, by Robert Harris / ****

Robert Harris’s second entry in the “Cicero Trilogy” (the first was Imperium), Conspirata follows the famed Roman orator through his career as consul, charting his battles with a complex conspiracy that threatens both his country and himself, only to find that the threat is far more complex and subtle than he ever expected. 538 more words

Book Reviews

In the Time of Godlike Egos

I always wondered what it would be like to be a Roman in the time of Caesar; to live during a time of such incredible disruption, coping with the loss of some massive and wonderful institutions and looking forward to a new kind of future, all in the proximity of a man who, by the end, believed himself a god. 340 more words

Book Review - Conclave

My Robert Harris mania goes on! As if I hadn’t had enough of him after reading the Cicero trilogy, I have now read his latest title, … 426 more words

Book Reviews

Day 1026: Imperium

Best Book of the Week!
One of the books on my Walter Scott prize list is the second in Robert Harris’s trilogy about Cicero, so I thought I’d start with this first book. 235 more words