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The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Fiction, superhero, action

Medium: Kindle ebook

Content warnings: Anti-semitism

Synopsis: It’s 1792, in the midst of the French Revolution.  Marguerite Blakeney is a French socialite living in England with her husband, Sir Percy Blakeney.   731 more words

Honesty in Marriage and 'The Scarlet Pimpernel'

Last year I wrote a post based on The Scarlet Pimpernel, but I found the book so rich there was another theme I wanted to discuss aside from the one I handled in that previous post. 542 more words


Interview with Brian Kelley Designer of The Scarlet Pimpernel Coming from Eagle-Gryphon Games

A few weeks ago, while perusing Twitter, I came across a photo of a very interesting looking game shared by the designer. His name is Brian Kelley and he has been working on several prototype games over the past few years and I asked him if he wanted to talk about one of those games called… 1,934 more words

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New BFF: Persis Blake from Across A Star-Swept Sea

Let me begin by saying, I love The Scarlet Pimpernel. I love the book. I love the 1982 movie starring Anthony Andrews, Jane Seymour, and Ian McKellen. 255 more words


A Tale of Two Cities VS The Scarlet Pimpernel. L60

If you are looking for classical books focused on the French Revolution, A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens and The Scarlet Pimpernel, by Emma Orczy both first that criteria wonderfully. 573 more words

English GR8

The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emma Orczy. L55

The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emma Orczy is a great book full of mysteries. Its main characters are Chauvelin, Marguerite, and Percy. Chauvelin is the bad guy in the story. 318 more words

English GR8

Author Thank You: Baroness Orczy

There are books stacked left, books stacked right
Their covers gleaming in the light
I scan through their pages, trying to tell
Which book report will be less like Hell…
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