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Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic


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History of Tom Jones, a Foundling
Henry Fielding
Progress: 61 %
The Summer Tree
Guy Gavriel Kay
Progress: 10/383 pages
Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America
Nancy MacLean
Progress: 134/574 pages
The Secular Scripture: A Study of the Structure of Romance
Northrop Frye
Progress: 43/200 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
The House of the Spirits
Isabel Allende
April 2019
My latest, and favorite, creation. A 7 inch plaster cast of a megalodon tooth, hand painted by me. For sale on Etsy.
text: Reading progress update: I've read 61%.
Book XII opens with a discussion of plagiarism!
History of Tom Jones, a Foundling - Henry Fielding
April 2019
text: Reading progress update: I've read 56%.
It's difficult to tell at this remove -- 270 years! -- but it seems Henry Fielding might very well have been a BBA. Then aga...
History of Tom Jones, a Foundling - Henry Fielding
text: Happy Birthday, Henry Fielding!
Author, playwright, critic, pamphleteer, lawyer, judge, police commissioner, Henry Fielding was born this date, 22 April 1707...
This summer the USAF is moving us to the middle of the US from the UK. Sorry, I can't get more specific than that until after...
text: The Case of the Gold That Glittered
Murder has always bothered me. I freely admit to being more than a little squeamish about it. Harry tells me I need to deve...
Orange and Blue, The Library at Ardilea (c. 1911) by Patrick William Adam [x]
April 2019
It appears that the Phyllis Whitney kindle books that have been reissued by Open Road Media have finally come down in price, ...
text: The explosion has begun!
April 2019
text: Because there has been discussion . . .
. . . that perhaps the P2P author whose initials are ELJ has done it again, I thought I'd let you all know that yes, indeed, ...
While my local beach overflowed with visitors today - it is an extremely warm and sunny day - I thought I'd try to find that ...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 52%.
Author Fielding and the fourth wall. BOOK X. IN WHICH THE HISTORY GOES FORWARD ABOUT TWELVE HOURS. Chapter i. Containing...
History of Tom Jones, a Foundling - Henry Fielding
April 2019
text: Reading progress update: I've read 48%.
Book IX, Chapter i, containing sound advice for writers in 2019 as in 1749. I must confess, if I haven't already, that I re...
History of Tom Jones, a Foundling - Henry Fielding
April 2019
text: More sagenite
I have not yet located all the polished fire agates in my collection, but this morning I found the vast majority of them. Mo...
I know you were all waiting for more photos of Ken and Barbie! But first, the book: The reason to get the Sarah Sink Eames ...