Category Archives: History

The Devil in the White City, or why we don’t have World’s Fairs anymore

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America, by Erik Larson This is the second time I have found my way to purchasing a book thinking I had stumbled onto a wonderful … Continue reading

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Children of Earth and Sky, Guy Gavriel Kay

Book 26: Children of Earth and Sky It is always a long wait for the next Guy Gavriel Kay book (actually, a month would be a long wait!). But we are always oh! so excited when he finally releases a … Continue reading

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Transgression, James W. Nichol

Book 14 – Transgression My son picked this book out for me as a Christmas gift because it “sounded interesting”. And it really was. It is two stories in one; a story of forbidden love between a French girl and … Continue reading

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