Completed Shelf: Recently Added

Brontina66

 Recent Activity

b
Brontina66 added a title to their For later shelf May 26 2019
"Julian Kestrel, gentleman sleuth and dandy extraordinaire, becomes fascinated with an unsolved case involving the murder of a Milanese aristocrat and the disappearance of his protégé, a brilliant young English opera singer"--Back cover.
b
Brontina66 made a comment May 26 2019
"This is the second installment in the Flavia de Luce mysteries series. A famous puppeteer, Rupert Porson, arrives in Bishop Lacey and offers two shows to the village. The first show is dazzling and Flavia enjoys every minute of it, also because Po..." Permalink
b
Brontina66 added a title to their In progress shelf May 26 2019
Shortlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction"Wonderful... completely transporting." —Madeline Miller, New York Times bestselling author of Circe and The Song of Achilles "Historical fiction at its finest, combining myth and legend with...
b
Brontina66 added a title to their In progress shelf May 26 2019
"Fascinating.... Lays a foundation for understanding human history."—Bill Gates In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and...
b
Brontina66 made a comment May 26 2019
"This book is like nothing (or at least almost nothing) I have read before. The narrative style is an alternation of Margaret's diary and Selina's memories, and there are many fascinating details about Victorian life in a rich house and inside a pr..." Permalink
[]
[]
To Top