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My Top Twenty Tales

So, recently I asked my mom if I could start a book blog; because I absolutely love books.  I can't live without them.  Her response was:

"Honey, you can do whatever you want on your blog! Do a couple book reviews if you want." So I paused, looked at her, then asked:

"So....if I wanted to do a topic on random, obscure facts in history, I can do it?" Needless to say, she agreed, and that is what this blog post is about, just because I'm a history geek.

When I was homeschooled, history was my favorite subject.  It was always fascinating. But, the coolest part was learning obscure things that not many history classes teach!

So, here it is, without further ado: My Top Twenty Tales

1) Otto Frank, father of Anne Frank, fought in the Imperial German Army during WWI.  Later, his entire family was killed for being Jewish during WWII by the same country he had previously defended.

2) The author of Dracula, Bram Stoker, was inspired by the 15th century Romanian ruler…