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Marie Antoinette.  This book is a great read... Often labelled the scapegoat for the monarchy's excesses, she actually spent far less on her wardrobe than the average woman of the court.  Her marriage was not consummated for seven years, making her the subject of cruel whispers from friends and family alike.

Marie Antoinette: The Journey by Antonia Fraser. It is because of this book the I am now totally fascinated by Marie Antoinette, and that period of French history. This is why I read anything by Ms.

From the Gilded Age until 1914, more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles--just like Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, the first of the Downton Abbey characters Julian Fellowes was inspired to create after reading To Marry An English Lord. Filled with vivid personalities, gossipy anecdotes, grand houses, and a wealth of period details--plus photographs, illustrations, quotes, and the finer points of Victorian and Edwardian etiquette--To Marry An…

From the Gilded Age until more than 100 American heiresses invaded Britannia and swapped dollars for titles

This took forever to read but it was worth it! Click here to view eBook details for The Tudors by G.J. Meyer

The Tudors: The Complete Story of England's Most Notorious Dynasty by G. A great non-fictional account of the Tudors from Henry VII to Elizabeth I. If my class for SJSU SLIS goes in the fall, this is one of the text books.

30 Young Adult Books Every Actual Adult Should Read #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.com/2015/06/88523/young-adult-books#slide-16  The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman AlexieAlexie excels at just about everything: YA, fiction for adults, poetry, even screenplays. This novel, based in part on Alexie’s own experiences in an otherwise all-white school, is powerful and often hilarious. It’ll make you want to read everything Alexie’s ever written, which wouldn’t be a bad…

The Best New YA Books Since The Hunger Games

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie, Synopsis: Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

Queens Consort: England's Medieval Queens

Queens Consort: England's Medieval Queens by Lisa Hilton is a meticulously researched study of queenship in medieval England.

Nick Hornby - Shakespeare Wrote for Money

Nick Hornby - Shakespeare Wrote for Money

Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill: A Brief Account of a Long Life

Dan Carlin recommends: Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill: A Brief Account of a Long Life: Gretchen Rubin:

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"El perfume" de Patrick Süskind. Ficha elaborada por Sara Delgado.

Patrick Suskind - El Perfume / Perfume: Historia de un asesino / the Story of a Murderer (Booket Logista) jetzt kaufen.

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libros clasicos juveniles - Buscar con Google

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Mystic River, by Dennis Lehane "The reality is we're still boys locked in a cellar imagining what our lives would have been if we'd escaped.

"I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet simple things of life which are the real ones after all."  - Laura Ingalls Wilder...

31 Things We Learned From Laura Ingalls Wilder

Little House on the Prairie ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder.loved these books in early elementary school

El bosque de los pigmeos - Isabel Allende. Parte de la trilogia

El bosque de los pigmeos - Isabel Allende. Parte de la trilogia