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No Glitter Blown

Honest reviews of things that caught my fancy, or not.

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Art in Theory 1900 - 2000: An Anthology of Changing Ideas
Paul Wood, Charles Harrison
Male Colors: The Construction of Homosexuality in Tokugawa Japan
Gary P. Leupp
Daughter Am I
Pat Bertram
Lionheart
Sharon Kay Penman
Silver Bullet (Falls Chance Ranch #4)
Ranger, Rolf
The Black Angel - Barbara Samuel 3.5 starsThe story is intriguing and covers a lot of territory, almost too much. The various plot lines though well conceived drew attention away from the romance. Each fascinating: Irish-Anglo relations, Catholic-Protestant battles, gender inequality, revolutionary European politics and the beginning of the downfall of the aristocracy, rise of the merchant class, slavery and piracy, etc. Seriously good stuff! But way too much for the space allotted.