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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.

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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

When one reads with expectations....

Queen of Martyrs - Samantha Wilcoxson

This may be the most meaningful book review that I have ever received. Since Troy inspired me to write about Queen Mary, I had a bit of anxiety over what he would think of the result! His review literally brought me to tears.



Source: http://knightofangels.com/2017/04/13/queen-of-martyrs-the-story-of-mary-i-by-samantha-wilcoxson