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Old Apr 19 2010, 11:52 PM   #1
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I was out wondering around looking at furniture for the new house & came across a place that sold antique furniture & books.
They had a book of Anne's that I did not have. "Black Horses for The King" is now mine. I had never seen it before and am very happy to get it.


I also bought Kibbie a lamp with pink roses on it & a matching coat hook hanger.
I am glad we stoped there.
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Old Apr 20 2010, 06:31 PM   #2
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Cool, always nice to find things that one doesn't have in one's collection. Enjoy the book and hope Kibbie likes her stuff too
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Old Apr 21 2010, 12:11 AM   #3
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Congratulations Maw...hope you and Kibbie enjoy reading it.
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Old Apr 21 2010, 12:14 AM   #4
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I have read most of it & find that I like the book.
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Old Apr 21 2010, 01:10 PM   #5
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Yeah, it's a great little book, isn't it? Something different but definitely McCaffrey
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Old Apr 21 2010, 03:08 PM   #6
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Great find, Mawra, congratulation. It's always great to find a book that you don't have in your collection or that you were seeking for a long time. That happened to me once, while in a bookstore, and the first thing I saw after coming in was that the sequel to a book (the forth Artemis Fowl book, actually) is translated and out! And I haven't even been expecting it! That's always a welcome and a great suprise!
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Old Apr 22 2010, 07:10 PM   #7
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Kibbie is the one who spotted the book first. I am so proud, I have trainer her right.
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Old Apr 23 2010, 08:29 AM   #8
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Nice team work then, Maw!
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Great for you, Maw!
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Old Apr 24 2010, 10:24 PM   #10
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Great find, Maw and Kibbie! I love the book, there is some interesting information (well to me anyway) which always makes a good read.
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Old Apr 24 2010, 11:59 PM   #11
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Great find, Maw and Kibbie! I love the book, there is some interesting information (well to me anyway) which always makes a good read.
Its one I've love to add to my collection. Nice teamwork!
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I learned a lot about horse shoes & horse hoofs.
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Old Apr 28 2010, 05:40 PM   #13
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Glad you enjoyed it, as a horse fan(atic) I personally thought it was a great addition to the McCaffrey stable
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Glad you enjoyed it, as a horse fan(atic) I personally thought it was a great addition to the McCaffrey stable
nice one I've got some kin that horse nuts.
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