Archive for April 2018

Home of the Brave

Apr 30th, 2018 | By

Our author Donna Bryson has been having great success with her book, Home of the Brave, about a small town struggling, like many communities, with the question of how to remain vital and vibrant in the 21st century, when took on another problem altogether: that of the difficult homecoming of Iraq, Afghanistan and other war veterans.

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Catherine of Braganza

Apr 3rd, 2018 | By

On special offer this month we have the story of Catherine of Braganza, a Portuguese princess, who married Charles II in 1662 and became the merry monarch’s Restoration queen. Yet life for her was not so merry – she put up with the king’s many mistresses and continuous plots to remove her from the throne.

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