Convicts in the Colonies Book Review from @kleffnotes

From 1787 to 1868 more than 160,000 women and children were convicted and sent from Britain to Australia for a variety of crimes. Convicts in the Colonies: Transportation Tales From Britain to Australia provides real life case studies and exceptional tales of those who were brought over in the first ships until the last ships. Lucy Williams examines everything from crime to sentencing in Britain to the perilous voyage these convicts had to face on their way to Australia. She then examines the three main penal colonies and the men and women who lived there. Continue reading “Convicts in the Colonies Book Review from @kleffnotes”

The Real Roald Dahl Book Review from @kleffnotes

Roald Dahl is well known as a children’s author who delighted generations not only with his original works, but this the adaptations that came after them. While he is often best known for being an author, he was also so much more. Born in Norway in 1916, Dahl went on to become a rebellious teenager and later became a fighter pilot as part of RAF. He would later make his way to New York where he became involved in complex undercover operations. The Real Roald Dahl exmaines all of the parts of the author, both before and after his time as a writer to provide a deep understanding of the well known creator. Continue reading “The Real Roald Dahl Book Review from @kleffnotes”

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ABC’s Summer Fun and Games is back with the return of $100,000 Pyramid on June 9, 2019.

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#CelebrityFamilyFeud Hosted By @IAmSteveHarvey S5Ep8 @CamrynManheim & @MiloManheim vs. Team @MarissaJWinokur and Team @BellaTwins vs. Team @MMAFighting Preview via @stacyamiller85 @FamilyFeudABC #SummerFunandGames

ABC’s Summer Fun and Games is back with the return of Celebrity Family Feud¬†on June 9, 2019.

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The Suffering of Women Who Didn’t Fit from @kleffnotes

For over 500 years, women have found themselves being labeled as frigid, insane, and even labeled her as a weaker species. What Suffering of Women Who Didnt’ Fit examines are the attitudes, ideas, and responses to women who were viewed as mad in Britain. Moving from the Middle Ages, to the Puritan period, and into Victorian, David J. Vaughan details the issues that women faced in a misogynistic society. Continue reading “The Suffering of Women Who Didn’t Fit from @kleffnotes”