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I write adventure

Born in Baltimore, Linda Collison moved west as a young woman cobbling together a composite career that has included nursing, parenting, teaching skydiving, freelance writing, volunteer firefighting, and other occupations. Linda and her husband, Bob Russell (they met skydiving) wrote two guidebooks in the 1990s based on their travel adventures. The husband-and-wife team has sailed many blue water miles together, aboard their sloop Topaz, based in Hawaii. Their three-week sailing experience aboard the HM Bark Endeavour, a replica of Captain Cook’s 18th century ship, inspired Linda to write Star-Crossed, a nautical historical novel published by Knopf. The New York Public Library chose Star-Crossed as one of the Books for the Teen Age — 2007.

Margaret Muir blogs about Star-Crossed

Margaret Muir is a student of Tasmanian history and an author of five historical novels.  I'm honored she read Star-Crossed, my first published novel, and blogged about it.    http://margaretmuirauthor.blogspot.com/2011/06/star-crossed-by-linda-collison.html Muir lives in Tasmania and is [...]

What about Bob?

Of course Bob is not his real name.  Or rather it IS his real name but it shouldn’t be.  He needs a distinctive yet slightly nerdy name.  A brainiac’s name. [...]

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