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Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic


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Currently reading

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
History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718
Wallace Notestein
June 2019
Well if everyone else is going to add on, here I go. Keeping with Moonlight's extra criteria of making sure that these are bo...
A friend of mine posted this on FB and I had to share, because it's my kind of revenge: courtesy of the female indexer o...
June 2019
Closer look at my poor bedraggled quilt (as seen in the background of my last monopoly post): Possession being 9/10th...
Moonlight Reader's call for additional books gave me the excuse I needed to put together a mystery supplement to my original ...
text: Re Kathleen Hale
(Edit #1 at the end) I've just received an email notification that someone going by the name "Sarah Hutchins" posted a co...
Since I don't do Copy a Romance Cover much anymore, Raiden wanted to pop in and say hi. Hi! I've been posting pics of him...
text: Essential Reading -- A Few Additions
1. Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn Trilogy by Tad Williams -- The Dragonbone Chair, The Stone of Farewell, and To Green Angel Tow...
June 2019
I decided to read another page and got sucked into the vortex of this book, not too bad as it's a novella but bad in that I j...
I didn't like this as much as the first book. I did like that we did learn more about Nathan Hale and his motivations. It's b...
The plot holes and terrible mystery were not helped by the ridiculous characters. I hated every single reference to sex. Sand...
text: Reading for Space #36 -- Travel to Europe.
I thought about reading Above Suspicion because it was one of the old paperbacks in my collection, but what made the decision...
Above Suspicion - Helen MacInnes
text: Linda Hilton's BookLikes-opoly Game Tracking Post
Edited to add: I will be adding new info -- rolls, spaces, books, etc. -- at the TOP of this post so you don't have to scroll...
June 2019
Stares at Book gods.
Whew - I have finished this 813 page book after a couple of false starts. It's classic Dickens. I've heard it called his ma...
I had this anthology on pre-order because the proceeds go to Books for Africa, which is a cause I can believe in, being liter...