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The Bastard by John Jakes

I first read The Kent Family Chronicles by John Jakes when I was in high school. Earlier this year after Jerry and I watched Sons of Liberty on History Channel I got a hankering to read the first book in … Continue reading

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Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette by Sena Jeter Naslund

I’ve mentioned before that I like reading historical fiction. Of this genre, my favorite is fiction based on real historical icons. Therefore, when I saw Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette by Sena Jeter Naslund I snatched it up. I’ve … Continue reading

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The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff

The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff has two of my favorite things: historical fiction (yay!) and polygamy (wheee!) I love me some Sister Wives on TLC and was also a fan of Big Love. But even before these shows I … Continue reading

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