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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
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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
22
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...
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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...
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Orange and Blue, The Library at Ardilea (c. 1911) by Patrick William Adam [x]
April 2019
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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
20
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, ...
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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
19
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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
18
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...
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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 ...