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LindaHilton

Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic

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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
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This book is mostly what it says on the tin, anecdotes about Magdalena's travels seeking out the world's most endangered plan...
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April 2018
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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...
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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
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Many thanks and much love to WhiskeyintheJar for my awesome book! : ) I know what I'm reading this weekend! Thanks ag...
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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
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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...
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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
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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
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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...