6/16/2015 Little Joan wants to learn in a 9th century world where girls are forbidden. Through a series of lucky and tragic events she not only learns to read, but is educated at some of the finest sholas....leading her finally to assist the Pope in Rome. Her undoing? A man, and her own pregnancy. I would recommend it.
July 2014 - Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross
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A good one. Learned so much about the politics of the Catholic Church in the middle ages. A very well-written and researched book. Definitely recommend. Book Club Selection
Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross in 2008 -this is one of my favorite books of all time. Such a brave woman who knows her place. Excellent read! I recommend this to all who love history and a very well written story.
A book club book from my Germany group! Never would've picked this up on my own, but it was a fictional "autobiography" of a girl who secretly became Pope. (the secret was that she was a girl) Very interesting read.
My all time favorite Book Club pick! One of the most controversial women of history is brought to brilliant life in Donn Woolfolk Cross's tale of Pope Joan. Her intelligence and courage, ascended her to the throne of Rome as Pope John Anglicus. The time is 814, the place is Ingelheim, a Frankland village. It is the harshest winter in living memory when Joan is born to an English father and a Saxon mother. Her father is a canon, fil...
Pope Joan: A Novel by Donna Woolfolk Cross book club rating: must read
excellent read about the Woman Pope.
Another book worth reading
Feb. book club book
On my to read list
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This has to be one of my all time favorite books. I could not put it down. An incredible true story and a must read!!
The Waiting: The True Story of a Lost Child, a Lifetime of Longing, and a Miracle for a Mother Who Never Gave Up by Cathy LaGrow, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00GWT9QYE/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_DvsBtb13NW9VN
"The Waiting" by Cathy LaGrow. This is a true story about a teenager who ends up pregnant producted of being raped. She decides to give her baby girl up for adoption. And 80 years later, her prayers as a mom are answered.
The Waiting: the true story of a lost child, a lifetime of longing, and a miracle for a mother who never gave up by Cathy LaGrow with Cindy Coloma. On the Popular Reading Collection shelf at CTX Library. Featuring Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota's House of Mercy, a home for "unfortunate" girls.
FOR MUM The Waiting: The True Story of a Lost Child, a Lifetime of Longing, and a Miracle for a Mother Who Never Gave Up by Cathy LaGrow
The Waiting: The True Story of a Lost Child, a Lifetime of Longing, and a Miracle for a Mother Who Never Gave Up - Kindle edition by Cathy LaGrow, Cindy Coloma. Religion & Spirituality Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.
The Waiting by Cathy LaGrow. Amazing true story.
January 2016 Book Club Book
To Kill a Mockingbird
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+ To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee - I have not read but two of my friends have "Really good book" (Cate) and "It is very accurate for the time period and really makes you think..." (Katherine)
To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee - One of my all time favorite books of al time. A BEAUTIFUL piece of literature, with a serious life lessons I still carry around.
To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee - One of my all time favorite books and movie adaptations, and I get something out of it with each reading. This is storytelling in rare form; Lessons are scarce in today's reality TV atmosphere. This is a book that will help you escape.
To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee My All-time favorite book!
To Kill a Mockingbird - HARPER LEE // on my too read list
To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee My favourite book
One of my all-time favorite books since high school!
A great book & a great bookcover!
Finished this book last night and looooved it!!! Then ending was awesome! It tied in all the mystery and suspense from the beginning pages to end in the last chapter. It is based in is wanted dead. Very good entertaining read.
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The Traitor's Wife: A Novel by Kathleen Kent http://www.amazon.com/dp/0316068640/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_5Qz.ub19WQ2TZ
The Traitor's Wife: A Novel: Kathleen Kent: Amazon.com: Books #2
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Another Amazing book by Kathleen Kent; The Traitor's Wife
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Old Befana - An Italian Christmas Story
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La Befana An Italian Christmas Legend. The woman who flew on a blessed broomstick to find the baby Jesus and help Mary tidy up house :)
LA BEFANA STORY – ITALY CHRISTMAS WITCH LEGEND: http://www.amoretravelguides.com/blog/la-befana-an-italian-christmas-legend.php
Old Befana, Tomie DePaola There's a real Christmas legend inside this wonderful story for children.
La Befana An Italian Christmas Legend - kind of sick when you think about it lol...but read to my kids every year.
The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story By Tomie dePaola Age: 6-8 This is a delightful reading of the favorite Italian Christmas story about an eccentric old woman and her never-ending search for the Baby King.
Legend of old Befana. - Tomie DePaola. I love his books. Italian Christmas
Amazon.com: The Legend of Old Befana (9780152438173): Tomie dePaola: Books
The Legend of Old Befana: Tomie dePaola: Italian Christmas Legend
one of my favorites :)
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Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia Book 6) The: C. S. Lewis: 9780694526192: 1.The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 2.Prince Caspian, The Return to Narnia 3. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader 4. The Silver Chair 5. The Horse and His Boy 7. The Last Battle
The Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 1) by Lewis, C. S. New edition (2001) by C. S. Lewis http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00C6OVUMA/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_w80Svb1E95W5E
The Magician's Nephew // other favorite Chronicles of Narnia book -- especially for its portrayal of the Creation of the World
The Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 1) by C. S. Lewis, http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0006716830/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_EsBxsb0WCZ1NZ
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The Magician's Nephew... My favorite book of The Chronicles of Narnia
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Ireland's Pirate Queen: The True Story of Grace O'Malley - Anne Chambers
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Granuaile: Grace O'Malley - Ireland's Pirate Queen. #pirates Here is another great book on Grace O'Malley
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Granuaile: Grace O'Malley - Ireland's Pirate Queen by Anne Chambers Fearless leader by land and by sea, political pragmatist and tactician, rebel, pirate and matriarch, the ""most notorious woman in all the coasts of Ireland"" http://www.amazon.com/dp/0717145824/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_2aKbub04Z83X1
Granuaile: Grace O'Malley - Ireland's Pirate Queen: Anne Chambers: 9780717145829: Amazon.com: Books
GRANUAILE: GRACE O'MALLEY IRELAND'S PIRATE QUEEN - ANNE CHAMBERS
by Ann Chambers
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I don't always read "book club" novels - but I've enjoyed several of these.
Top 32 Popular Fiction Books for Book Clubs OR my must read book list!
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Popular Book Club books...can add some to my reading list.
I'm not above reading book club novels.
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"Some books are meant to be read just like this alone, with the evening, a bowl of fruit ripening, waiting for the reader to grow hungry, but she won't, the book will devour her, and it will soon become morning." ~Silvi. #Woman_reading #Novel #Art #Vintage
reading "some books are meant to be read just like this alone, with the evening, a bowl of fruit ripening, waiting for the reader to grow hungry, but she won't, the book will devour her, and it will soon become morning.
Poetry art: original poem on found image "woman reading" Silvi 5.17.10 Thepoetrystorepoet. ---- some books are meant to be read just like this alone, with the evening, a bowl of fruit ripening, waiting for the reader to grow hungry, but she won’t, the book will devour her, and it will soon become morning.
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Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut | 23 Books You Didn't Read In High School But Actually Should
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Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut | 23 Books You Didn't Read In High School But Actually Should // This was the 1st Vonnegut book I read in freshman year of college, I've read pretty much all of them
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut | 23 Books You Didn't Read In High School But Actually Should One of my favorite authors.
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Every high school student should read at least one Vonnegut book before they graduate. This was my first.
Slaughter-House-Five by Kurt Vonnegut | 23 Books You Didn't Read In High School But Actually Should
23 books you didn't read in high school, but should. For a lit major, I have some shocking gaps.
from the banned books list
On my to read list.
32 books that will actually change your life.