**** Cleopatra: A Life - i never knew so much about Cleopatra. It also contradicts a lot from the famous Elizabeth Taylor version and really gives you a well rounded perspective on the possible life she led. "As always, an educated woman was a dangerous woman."
Remember Benedict Arnold? He had a wife. And her story is really juicy, at least in this historical fiction novel. You’ll hear about his wife, Peggy, through the eyes of her maid. It’s the Revolutionary War meets “Downton Abbey.” Trust us on this one.
Shetland ponies originated in the Shetland Isles, located northeast of mainland Scotland. For its size, the Shetland is the strongest of all horse and pony breeds. It can pull twice its own weight under circumstances where a draft horse can only pull approximately half its own weight.