Linda L. Richards

Telling stories. Shifting perspectives. Changing minds.


Linda’s newest work of fiction is Endings coming April 2021 from Oceanview Press.

Return From Extinction: the Triumph of the Elephant Seals


Return From Extinction: The Triumph of the Elephant Seal published by Orcabooks October 2020

Linda L.Linda L. Richards is a journalist, photographer and the author of 15 books, including three series of novels featuring strong female protagonists. She is the former publisher of Self-Counsel Press and the founder and publisher of January Magazine.

Out now: Return from Extinction: The Triumph of the Elephant Seal from Orca Publishing/October 2020.

Look for her next novel, Endings, from Oceanview spring 2021.

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Linda’s is represented by Kimberley Cameron of Kimberley Cameron & Associates.


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What’s Linda Thinking About Now?

Endings is a Deal of the Day

If you haven’t read my new novel ENDINGS yet, here’s a heads up: it’s currently an Amazon deal of the day! Grab the Kindle version for very little loot. The link is here.

Did You Hear That?!?

In a sea of beautiful words about my new book, Endings, some of the most trenchant came from the narrator of the audiobook version, the very talented and accomplished Jennifer Wren Pickens. It was on Read more…

Jungle Red Endings

On Friday, Endings and I were featured on “Jungle Red Writers,” a blog hosted by seven “smart and sassy” crime fictionists, including the magnificent Hallie Ephron who early on gave Endings a blurb so lovely Read more…

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