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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.

Historical Novel Society

Currently reading

A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century
Barbara W. Tuchman
7 Lessons from Heaven: How Dying Taught Me to Live a Joy-Filled Life
Mary C. Neal, M.D.
The Naked Public Square: Religion and Democracy in America
Richard John Neuhaus
A Year with Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Carla Barnhill, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jim Wallis

Reading (or rather listening) Update: 50%ish

A Rule Against Murder - Louise Penny

The further I get into this series, the more I love Jean Guy Beauvoir. He cracks me up.


Oh, and a great quote:


"Their mother knew where all their buttons were.

And why not? She'd installed them."