Linda Hall/Debbie Fuller Thomas this week

» Posted on Jul 14, 2008 in Blog | Comments Off on Linda Hall/Debbie Fuller Thomas this week

Congratulations to Sarah who won Amber Miller’s book. I will be drawing Mary Connealy’s winner on Wednesday morning.

This week I have two author guest. I will be posting Linda Hall’s interview on
Linda Hall’s bio:
Linda Hall

Linda Hall is the award-winning author of fifteen mystery and romantic suspense novels and many short stories. Her latest release, Shadows at the Window (July ’08) is a Romantic Times Top Pick for the month, and the first in her shadows trilogy, Shadows in the Mirror is a winner in The Word Guild’s Canadian Christian Writing Awards. It is also a finalist in the Reader’s Choice Awards.

In addition, Steal Away was a Daphne finalist, was the Beacon Award winner for Best Inspirational Novel, the Winter Rose Award Winner for Best Inspirational Novel, and it was given the Award of Excellence from the Colorado Romance Writers. Both Sadie’s Song and Steal Away were short listed for the Christy Award.

Linda is a member of the Romance Writers of America, the American Christian Fiction Writers, The Word Guild and the Crime Writers of Canada.

Most of her novels have something to do with the sea. Linda grew up in New Jersey and it was there that her love of the ocean was born. In 1971 she married a Canadian and has lived in Canada since then. She has worked as a news reporter and feature writer for a number of years and also has written curriculum for adult literacy programs.

In 1990 she decided to do something she’d always dreamed of doing, she began working on a novel. Since that time she has written fifteen.
Linda and her husband enjoy sailing, are both very involved in CPS (The boating safety group in Canada) and both have achieved the highest level in that organization, namely Senior Navigator.

She and her husband have two grown children and three (soon to be four) wonderful grandchildren.

Debbie Fuller Thomas’s bio:
Debbie Fuller Thomas is a freelance author published in But Lord, I Was Happy Shallow, Coping with Cancer, Sacramento Sierra Parent Magazine, and Chicken Soup for the Bride’s Soul. Her debut novel, Tuesday Night at the Blue Moon, with Moody Publishers, released in June 2008. As the wife of a former pastor, she has been involved in children’s and worship ministries at churches in northern and southern California for 30 years. She is a breast cancer survivor and mother of two adult children. She and her husband, Don, enjoy their ‘empty nest’ in an historic gold rush town in Northern California.