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About The Author
Linda was born in Illinois. She has been reading and writing since she ws little. Her first publication was a haiku in a children's magazine when she was 9 years old. "I received one dollar for it! I gave the check to my dad for Christmas, and he framed it and hung it over his desk." (brainyquote). After High school, she went to Standford University and majored English. She also received degree's in London and Dublin. It wasn't until the 90's until she discovered she wanted to write children's books. (Scholastics)