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Carpe Librum

Reviews and bookish conversation with author Samantha Wilcoxson.

If I am lost, you will find me in medieval England.

You can also find me - and my books - on my blog.

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Reblogged from Salon: “Game of Thrones” should watch its back

The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors - Dan Jones

“Game of Thrones” should watch its back: Why this work of nonfiction is as riveting as the fantasy

 

Great article that includes an interview with author Dan Jones. His narrative nonfiction is making history accessible to everyone, including his latest (released this week in the US) Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors.

 

I have this patiently waiting for me on Kindle. Can't wait!