Tag Archives: Historical

Review: Pope Joan (Doona Woolfolk Cross)

Goodreads Summary: One of the most controversial women of history is brought to life in Donna Woolfolk Cross’s tale of Pope Joan, a girl whose origins should have kept her in squalid domesticity. Instead, thru intelligence, indomitability & courage, she … Continue reading

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New on my wishlist (#2)

The Book Thief (Markus Zusak) Abstract: 1939 – Nazi Germany – The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away … Continue reading

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