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?

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…

Off the Cuff: Interview

Today I’m off the cuff with my friend Dietrich Kalteis, a wonderful writer who, as it turns out, had a hand in the beginnings of Endings. From the interview on Kalteis’ blog: ‘And you said, Read more…

Diamonds and Rogue Women

I am so delighted today to be the guest blogger at Rogue Women Writers, where I talk about my new novel Endings. International bestseller Gayle Lynds is one of the driving forces behind that blog Read more…

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