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Subject: Hilary Mantel article
Date Posted: 4/28/2012 10:38 AM ET
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Ms Mantel discusses one of the problems encountered when writing historical fiction in today's WSJ

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303459004577363870847167262.html?KEYWORDS=hilary+mantel

Date Posted: 4/28/2012 7:30 PM ET
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Interesting article. Unfortunately, I didn't care for Wolf Hall. The characters and the story didn't come to life for me.

Date Posted: 4/29/2012 12:37 PM ET
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Yes -- interesting article -- thanks for sharing.

Date Posted: 5/1/2012 3:40 PM ET
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Enjoyed the article and I quite liked Wolf Hall.  Thank you for sharing!