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Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic

Currently reading

Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right
Arlie Russell Hochschild
Progress: 96/454 pages
To Green Angel Tower
Tad Williams
Progress: 44/1104 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
The Power of Myth
Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
Progress: 20 %
January 2018
updated shelf
January 2018
text: I needed something nice to read
I first learned of the Lippizan stallions and Col. Alois Podhajsky's rescue of them via Marguerite Henry's Album of Horses w...
The Perfect Horse: The Daring U.S. Mission to Rescue the Priceless Stallions Kidnapped by the Nazis - Elizabeth Letts
If you are secretly (or not so secretly) fascinated by the sight of car wrecks (where no one is injured, of course), you migh...
January 2018
I am super picky about my non-fiction reads. I read memoirs of my favorite celebrities or people I admire (Ron Perlman's Easy...
text: Am I being (too) mean?
Yesterday afternoon an artist friend acquaintance of mine introduced me to her new neighbor. As you know, I play around with...
Amateur Gemstone Faceting Volume 1: The Essentials - Tom Herbst
This was one of the worst books I've read in quite some time. Between the terrible plot and ridiculous other case Sachs and R...
January 2018
Raiden and I wanted to make sure the expectations were nice and low for the new Copy a Romance Cover year :) Also, laying on ...
(FYI: if you want to reblog or cite, go right ahead). For those of you wondering about Fire & Fury, here are some highlig...
One of my Christmas books, Dreamer's Pool had been on my TBR list for quite a while. Recommended by my buddy, author Allison...
Two years ago, I was inspired by a fellow Bookliker to embark on a project to read through my Nancy Drew collection, in order...
text: Rocks
The weather was too nice not to go to the Mesa Flagg Gem and Mineral Show. So I went. Otherwise I would have had to wait un...
January 2018
text: Another good-bye and taking a little time off
Said good-bye to my little Chiquita this afternoon. One of the hardest parts of that whole unconditional love thing is tha...
text: Update on the water leak -- fixed, but it did cost
It didn't cost as much as it could have, but still a significant outlay of cash. Water is now restored to both the studio an...