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Our last day in Scotland–farewell, but not forever

EDINBURGH We left our “castle” early, because we had a lot to see in very little time.    Our plan was to get as close to Edinburgh Castle as we could, then drop the car in a NCP (National Car … Continue reading

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Day 6: It just keeps getting older: Naples and Herculaneum

I hope everyone’s been enjoying these travel blogs. Feel free to leave comments/likes at the end. I’d really like to hear from you. *** 10/16 The seas were rough overnight–and I mean really noticeable. This morning, however, we whispered into Naples with … Continue reading

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Review of “The Escape of Princess Madeline”, by Kirstin Pulioff

Born into royalty, Princess Madeline is pampered and loved by her dad, King Theodore; all the more so because she and her twin brother, Braden, survived their birth while their mother did not.  Madeline grows up with all the pomp and … Continue reading

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Review of “My Lady’s Favour”, an ABNA 2013 Award Candidate

The setting: Hampshire, England, 1338 The characters: A lonely young woman, trapped by her past and not looking forward to her future; her husband-to-be, who scorns and belittles her, wanting to wed her only for the lands she would have … Continue reading

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