Monthly Archives: January 2014

Mercy and Imprisonment

The Shape of Mercy by Susan Meissner Gloria has a few books by Susan Meissner. She told me one of them included references to Lady Jane Grey. I’ve been fascinated with Jane since my pre-teens and in recent years I’ve … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: Peter Jackson vs Tolkien

My first memories of The Hobbit come from Primary School. I recall a relief teacher reading part of it to the class. I bought my first copy of the book about 15 years ago, a large hardcover illustrated by Alan … Continue reading

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