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Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic

Currently reading

Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America
Nancy MacLean
Progress: 134/574 pages
Twilight of the Elites: America After Meritocracy
Christopher L. Hayes
Progress: 17/304 pages
The Secular Scripture: A Study of the Structure of Romance
Northrop Frye
Progress: 43/200 pages
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right
Arlie Russell Hochschild
Progress: 96/454 pages
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Ibram X. Kendi
Progress: 22/750 pages
All the President's Men
Carl Bernstein, Bob Woodward
Progress: 73/383 pages
Women's Gothic and Romantic Fiction: A Reference Guide (American Popular Culture)
Kay Mussell
Progress: 17/157 pages
The Looking-Glass Portrait
Linda Hilton
Really Neat Rocks: A casual introduction to the rocks & gems of Arizona and the lapidary arts
Linda Hilton
Progress: 61/61 pages
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
Jon Krakauer
June 2018
updated shelf
June 2018
reviewed: The Isle of Glass - Reread with feeling
Disclosure: I obtained the paperback edition of this book at a Friends of the Library sale. I had originally read it approxi...
The Isle of Glass - Judith Tarr
read and rated
finished reading:
June 2018
text: Reading progress update: I've read 193 out of 276 pages.
I know you all think I have all these "currently reading" books and I'm not actually reading any of them. Ha! I am, I reall...
The Isle of Glass - Judith Tarr
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I collect model horses, and because Linda loves King of the Wind, I'm posting these pics. Breyer King of the Wind Models. T...
June 2018
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reviewed: All the old feels, and why this is in my personal canon
When my copy arrived from Thrift Books yesterday and it was EXACTLY what I had been looking for, I burst into tears. I haven...
King Of The Wind - The Story Of Godolphin Arabian - Marguerite Henry
June 2018
text: THANK YOU, CHRIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
This arrived from Thrift Books today. I was hoping, hoping, for the dust jacket but it was still a bonus. I don't think the...
June 2018
And by that I mean some asshole hit her. There were questions about if she had a head injury and if the airbag went off. ...
June 2018
Clearly brimming with confidence, her long legs strode into the room wearing a velvet knee-length gown while smoking a cigare...
text: Romance is more than sex
To be perfectly honest with you, I have spent far too much time the past few days going through my Kindle library in search o...
June 2018
text: Kindle Unlimited Book Apparent Stuffers - a list in progress
These are authors whose books appear to be somewhat padded with material that may violate Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing g...
June 2018
text: Book Scammers on Amazon Kindle Unlimited
I'm going to be writing and updating this post throughout the week-end. *Sunday morning update at the end. In a way, I'm ...