About the Author
Award winning, gritty and thought provoking teenage/YA novels such as SPIDER and her latest, acclaimed DEAD BOY TALKING - the best-selling and much loved HAMISH McHAGGIS series for younger children and a retelling of the beloved tale of GREYFRIARS BOBBY. Her delightful and heart warming WHAT COLOUR IS LOVE? is a favourite first gift for a new child in the family.
An experiences and inspirational speaker and workshop leader, Linda's WRITING FOR CHILDREN is an easily accessible writing handbook for newly published and aspiring authors. She has also written books that are used in schools all over the world.
Linda lives in Scotland with her husband and family, but travels widely, speaking about her books and her writing..