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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
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays
Northrop Frye
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
This book is mostly what it says on the tin, anecdotes about Magdalena's travels seeking out the world's most endangered plan...
April 2018
I bought this awhile back, but realized I neglected to add it to my shelves. I searched for it in every possible way I could,...
text: Saturday, the calm before the storm
I put in about an hour and a half on the rock saw Friday afternoon. The usual clean-up takes 45 minutes to an hour, but I sk...
Obsidian Blue and I are going to get to meet! This Sunday! At POWELL'S BOOKS, Y'ALL!
text: Oh my goodness, my ironwood!!!
I first wrote about my ironwood tree last fall, after it had been trimmed by the landscapers prior to the November Studio Tou...
April 2018
Many thanks and much love to WhiskeyintheJar for my awesome book! : ) I know what I'm reading this weekend! Thanks ag...
So much fun! I should mention it already broke and I have yet to properly fix it, but I love it anyway. With my credit at ...
April 2018
See https://www.rainn.org/news/google-partners-rainn-me-too-rising for complete article instead of email screenshot.
text: I slept on it, and I think I'm more angry than disappointed.
A long, ranty follow-up to earlier post here regarding whether to be disappointed or angry. And in part this is prompted al...
As discussed in my offensively-named post, my 3.5 year old Kobo Aura HD bit the dust yesterday. Kinda literally, since I drop...
text: I'm not sure whether to be really angry or just disappointed
In 1999, when I began my undergrad honors thesis, I had a fairly extensive bibliography of feminist literary criticism. My a...
The Secular Scripture: A Study of the Structure of Romance (The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures) - Northrop Frye
I have tried to sit down with this book over thirty times, and each time I just grew more frustrated with the whole thing. I...
April 2018
Was so successful I'm almost guaranteed a part time job. I never count on things until they've gone through, but my boss rea...