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"The Devil in the White City"

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson. This book masterfully combines the true stories of a serial killer and the 1893 Chicago Worlds Fair. All spoken words are verified from written sources, but?

in the garden of beasts

In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin: Erik Larson Must read this one all about the man who was ambassador to Germany before hitler

After 18 years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the ageing Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England. There the lives of two very different men, Charles Darnay, an exiled French aristocrat, and Sydney Carton, a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer, become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette. From the tranquil lanes of London, they are drawn against their will to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris.

A little rough at the start, but it is quick to make up for the excitement and intrigue of the second half. There is no greater love than one who dies for his friends. Really such a touching book to ever read. LOVE SO MUCH!

There will never be another story like this one!

The Thorn Birds (Paperback)

The Thornbirds. One of my mothers favourite books. She named my daughter after the main female character. Which also turned out to be Welsh for her name, so it was perfect.

Second installment in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Pictures and story are just as creepy as ever.

Hollow City: the Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs. Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa the "peculiar" capital of the world

14 books you'll want to read in one sitting. Add these recommendations to your to-be-read pile!

14 Books You'll Want to Read in One Sitting

14 books you'll want to read in one sitting. Add these recommendations to your to-be-read pile! [ books you'll want to read in one sitting.

These under-the-radar cities in America should be on your travel bucket list.

The 14 Most Underrated Cities in America

These under-the-radar cities in America should be on your travel bucket list. >> Park City was amazing!

From the author of Once We Were Brothers comes a saga inspired by true events of a Holocaust survivor’s quest to fulfill a promise, return to Poland and find two sisters lost during World War II.  Lena Woodward, an elderly woman, enlists the help of both lawyer Catherine Lockhart and private investigator Liam Taggart to appraise the story of her harrowing past in Nazi occupi ...

Karolina's Twins: Ronald H Balson. An amazing story poorly written. A waste of a fantastic depiction of the horrors of the Holocaust – buried in unimaginative prose and weak character development. Skip this book.

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Dispatch From Levo’s Lady Abroad: 10 Travel Tips for Exploring Any City

Tips for Exploring a New City-I love Eleanor Roosevelt’s advice. She once said, “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.

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