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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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The Naked Public Square: Religion and Democracy in America
Richard John Neuhaus
A Year with Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Carla Barnhill, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jim Wallis
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Carla Barnhill, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jim Wallis
October 2018
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text: Happy Coronation Day Queen Mary I
I have written for EHFA about the coronation of Queen Mary I. Whatever one things of 'Bloody Mary,' she made history on this ...
September 2018
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text: It's Who You Know
I've written a little post about Reginald Pole's circle of friends that includes a quick excerpt from Prince of York.
September 2018
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reviewed: The Colour of Murder by Toni Mount
I have mostly stopped reviewing here on Booklikes due to the fact that the books I read seem to never be in the database. For...
September 2018
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text: Another Missing Son of York
The Princes in the Tower are not the only sons of York to disappear from the Tower of London. Henry Pole suffered the same fa...
August 2018
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August 2018
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text: Defying Henry VIII: Elizabeth Barton
Was the Holy Maid of Kent a prophetess or a fraud?
August 2018
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by Terry Goodkind Classic Fantasy and I've heard it's a popular series. Unfortunately I couldn't see the appeal and quite h...
August 2018
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This was my fourth Irving novel and while I did enjoy his writing as always, this particular story didn't move me like the pr...
August 2018
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What makes this story unique and a novel enjoyed by both young and old is due primarily to two outstanding elements. First, ...
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The four-day week-end I spent in the Seattle area was not much of a vacation, other than being a break from cooking and washi...
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text: Novellas in Paperback!
For those who have been patiently waiting, the paperback volume of my novellas is here! This paperback edition includes:...
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July 2018
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I am so excited for this day! Reginald Pole has been the most fascinating person that I have had the pleasure to study. I adm...
July 2018
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