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About lindajwhite

I love God, my family, dogs, the beach, and books of all sizes,shapes, and colors. I write "white-knuckle fiction"--FBI thrillers with a Christian twist. My favorite authors are John Piper, C.S. Lewis, and Paul. Someday, I hope to hear, "Well done, ..." But if I do, it'll be because Jesus has carried me through. Come visit my website at lindajwhite.com.

Why we write

Forbes Magazine recently came out with its list of top-earning authors for 2013. Here’s a sampling: E.L. James earned $95 million for “Fifty Shades of Gray.” James Patterson earned $91 million. One in every 17 hardbacks sold is his. Suzanne … Continue reading

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COLLEGE BOUND

It’s a bittersweet time of year–a time when 18 years of parenting walks out of the door to college and mom and dad see miles of possibilities–and an empty room. In honor of all the parents facing that situation this … Continue reading

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Oceans of Grace

We live by faith in the ever-arriving power of future grace. –John Piper This morning, as I walked our Sheltie, Keira, I listened to the John Piper sermon on II Thessalonians 1. The air was cool—unusually so for August, and … Continue reading

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Love those Chincoteague ponies, part 3

My love affair with Chincoteague began long before my grandparents moved there in 1961. In fact, it started with this book. Marguerite Henry, born in 1902, had rheumatic fever as a child and was bedridden for six long years, between … Continue reading

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Love those Chincoteague ponies! Part 2

Every year, on the last Wednesday before the last Thursday in July, Salt Water Cowboys from the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Department swim the wild ponies from Assateague to Chincoteague, where the colts will be auctioned off the next day. But … Continue reading

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Love those Chincoteague ponies!

Anyone who has read “Misty of Chincoteague,” Marguerite Henry’s classic children’s book, has heard of Pony Penning, the annual round-up of the wild ponies that live on neighboring Assateague Island. I can tell you, Pony Penning was one of the … Continue reading

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Wow! What a nice review …

My Book Review:In Seeds of Evidence, author Linda J. White transports the reader to the idyllic Virginia seashore locations of Chincoteague and Assateague Islands for a fast paced intriguing mystery thriller that will keep them sitting on the edge of their … Continue reading

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ON MOTHER’S DAY

There was a time in my life when I thought she was mousy, hopelessly behind the times, irredeemably out of style.  Now I know she is impossibly brave, incredibly beautiful, a survivor with amazing courage. Mom is 87, and undergoing … Continue reading

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Me & Frodo?

Faith Farrell writes fun reviews. Here’s what she wrote about my first book, “Bloody Point.” (By the way, if you want a copy, contact me at linda@lindajwhite.com.) Can you see me and Frodo in the tower together? Wow, what company!! … Continue reading

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Thank you, Kathy Harris!

Quite a nice profile … thank you! http://www.divinedetour.com/?p=20451  

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