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I seem to recall quite enjoying this.
Still wish I’d taken that Historical walk which even Mrs. Harper did..I know –Find-a-Buddy!

BTY, this area is still full of Secords; one of my city councillors WAS a Secord;my MPP [’til recently, the longest-serving MPP in the ONT. Legislature] is on Secord DRIVE…

$CDN 4.95
DustCover has completely fallen apart


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Read in a MOST haphazard way; plus the book was already falling apart and continued to do so!

As a former nse, I MIGHT ReRead another cc ALL AT ONCE.

There WAS one @ the corner store..

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Back of book “…London society…Napoleon…save England?” [!]

Felt ripped off – too much ‘romance maybe?  Certainly not enough ‘witch-ery’ – but some interesting historical tidbits, so I’ll keep it for now.

Finished 18-FEB-28
@ 1451/56h

$USA 10.99;
$CDN 12.50/LABEL $3/$1

That’s all folks!


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I loved every word.

I’ve always loved fire; born in a town WITH garbage p9ick-up but RAISED in the bush; we HAD to “ReCYCLE” back in the 1960s AND 1970s, once the road to the dump was filled with snow, it was crush, or burn, and in the summers…

I don’t know how much SCIENCE is actually in there, but I enjoyed the ‘technicality‘,


* I RESENTED it then; NOW I”m like Little-Miss-Enviro-Nazi [I need a better phrase, SVP] – go figure…

That’s All Folks!

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FOR ‘Young adults’?
I loved it cover-to-cover

veteran: Nancy Drew Collection;
Enid Blyton [here in Canada, yes.]
17/18-12/1-1234h Exactly


FEB-26…a d*mn fine yarn!

Enough to make me question prior cautions about James Patterson WITH…@ least where he ‘PRESENTS’ A novel.

LIKE ACTOR ny csi c own theatre co.

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Written in a dual-diary format the Ripper’s and the journalist’s pursuing him (Geo. B. Shaw); this was original!

Also somewhat of still value; as I guess the Brits were in AFGHANISTAN (just) prior to the Ripper’s reign of terror; particularly as concerns Afghani WOMEN’S treatment of captives.

PLUS an absolutely fabulous Bibliography!

Finished 18-FEB-25  2355h
Hardcover $USA 27.99; CDN 36.50!;Dollorama 4; Avondale
Niagara’s answer to Mac’s, Becker’s, RabiaS, 7-11s…./$1

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[© 1998]
I started this a couple of times. trying to see why it was so familiar. It drove me crazy until pp35: (link) The Hole in the Floor [2004!]

But oh – there is SO MUCH MORE!

Enjoyed from start-to-finish.


‎Finished 2018-‎02-‎18 1653h
$USA 16.00;
Giant Tiger ($CDN) 6.97
(usually only 4.99)/$1


For my stepmother…”who defrauds the child…of (her) paternal inheritance”

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