Sunday, June 14, 2015

BW24: Bookish Birthdays and what not!



It's been a while for bookish birthdays and book news, so here we go:

June 13:  William Butler Yeats - Irish poet and Dorothy L. Sayers - mystery novelist

June 14:  Harriet Beecher Stowe - best known for Uncle Tom's Cabin and John Bartlett - Editor and best known for his Bartlett Quotations

June 15:  Brian Jacques - Redwall series

June 16: John Howard Griffin - author of Black like me and Joyce Carol Oates - American Author

June 17:  Everhardus Johannes Potgieter - Dutch Poet and Henry Lawson - Australian Poet

June 18:  Chris Van Allsburg - children story writer and Phillip Barry -  best known for Philadelphia Story.

June 19:  Blaise Pascal - French philosopher and Thomas Buchan - Scottish Poet

June 20:  Vikram Seth - Indian novelist and  William Chestnut - African American Folklore



Flavorwire - 50 Essential Mystery Novels that Everyone Should Read

Addictive Books - Top 100 Thrillers of All Time

Worlds Best Detective and Murder Mystery Books

Mystery Novels from Around the World



Have fun following rabbit trails and adding to your wishlists! 

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History of the Medieval World 
Chapter 28 Great and Holy Majesty pp 193 - 202 

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1 comment:

  1. 'The Vintage Teacup Club' by Vanessa Greene, gentle easy read, unchallenging but enjoyable.

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