Off the Cuff for Exit Strategy

I was so delighted to be interviewed by my friend and colleague the splendid novelist Dietrich Kalteis for his blog, “Off the Cuff.” Dietrich’s most recent book is Under an Outlaw Moon. The book is based on the true story of Depression-era bank robbers Bennie and Stella Mae Dickson. “She’s Read more…

Lights, Camera…

So excited to share the news that my critically acclaimed thriller ENDINGS has just been optioned for series development. I’m contractually restricted (!) from saying who all is involved just yet, but stay tuned! The option/purchase deal was handled by Mary Alice Kier and Anna Cottle of Cine/Lit Representations on behalf of Read more…

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 Twitter (so it must be true) but Jennifer wrote: Endings is fantastic. It’s a thriller 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 and succinct, it has been featured… everywhere. (See left.) Leading into my blog posted, Ephron 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 and I was gratified when, after I’d asked her to read the book in manuscript Read more…

Endings by Linda L. Richards

PW Starred Review

With Endings’ publication date zooming towards us, it was super fun to get word of the first review for this book. It was especially nice since it was a lovely mention: a Starred Review in Publishers Weekly, no less. The highlight for me? This line: “Richards combines a damaged protagonist Read more…