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Linda grew up in Texas, where she rode horses, embarrassed herself onstage a lot, and taught teenagers they’d have to learn the rules of English before they could get away with breaking them for creativity’s sake. She currently resides in Virginia with her husband, whom she snagged after he saw her in a musical number at the now defunct Melodrama Theater in San Antonio. (There’s nothing like a rousing chorus of “If You Wanna Catch a Fish You Gotta Wiggle Your Bait” to hook a man for a lifetime.)

Like IN A FIX's globetrotting main character, aura adaptor Ciel Halligan, Linda has spent her fair share of time overseas, though fortunately under less stressful circumstances. Kidnapping and daring rescues are all well and good in fiction, but she...more

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Average rating: 3.75 · 863 ratings · 281 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
In a Fix (In a Fix, #1)
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 692 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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Quick Fix (In a Fix, #2)
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 171 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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In a Fix Quick Fix
In a Fix (2 books)
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The Pirate's Secret Baby by Darlene Marshall
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Lydia is a capable heroine with hidden--and oh-so-naughty--depths. Robert is a rogue with the proverbial heart of gold, especially when it comes to his newly discovered daughter. Together they heat up the page--or (as in my case) put an extra-special...more
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Spy, Spy Away by Diane Henders
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I've loved every book in this series so far, and Spy, Spy Away is no exception. Aydan Kelly is one of my all-time favorite heroines, a kick-ass blend of strength and vulnerability. Each additional book reveals more about her, and about the supporting...more
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Marine for Hire by Tawna Fenske
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Fabulously hot FUN!
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The Black Hawk by Joanna Bourne
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The Forbidden Rose by Joanna Bourne
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The Spymaster's Lady by Joanna Bourne
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My Lord and Spymaster by Joanna Bourne
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Quick Fix by Linda Grimes
" Loved this second story in the Ciel Halligan series. Ciel is a feisty, determined young lady who always seems to find trouble, but manages to get herself out of it with the help of her friends and family. "
Quick Fix by Linda Grimes
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I really really loved the first novel and waiting a year to read the second novel has been veeeeeery long. I was so impatient to find again Ciel and the whole gang. I must say that the novel has everything: gre... " Read more of this review »
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“My favorite aerobic activity is reading steamy romantic thrillers. I figure an increased heart rate is an increased heart rate. Why quibble about methodology?”
Linda Grimes, In a Fix

“Ah-ha! On the stove was a cast-iron skillet. Perfect. Precisely how hard did you have to hit someone on the head to knock him out without killing him? I wasn't sure. Guess I'd just have to bash away and hope for the best.”
Linda Grimes, In a Fix
tags: humor


Which September New Release would you like to read in November?

Books were randomly chosen from Goodreads' "Most Popular Books Published In September 2012" list.

Alice in Zombieland (White Rabbit Chronicles, #1)
Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showalter
(White Rabbit Chronicles, #1)
  7 votes, 26.9%

In a Fix (In a Fix, #1)
In a Fix by Linda Grimes
(In a Fix, #1)
  7 votes, 26.9%

How to Drive a Dragon Crazy (The Dragon Kin, #6)
How to Drive a Dragon Crazy by G.A. Aiken
(The Dragon Kin, #6)
  3 votes, 11.5%

  3 votes, 11.5%

The Kingmakers (Vampire Empire, #3)
The Kingmakers by Clay Griffith
(Vampire Empire, #3)
  2 votes, 7.7%

Archangel's Storm (Guild Hunter, #5)
Archangel's Storm by Nalini Singh
(Guild Hunter, #5)
  2 votes, 7.7%

Rapture (The Fallen Angels, #4)
Rapture by J.R. Ward
(The Fallen Angels, #4)
  1 vote, 3.8%

Outpost (Razorland, #2)
Outpost by Ann Aguirre
(Razorland, #2)
  1 vote, 3.8%

Pretty When She Kills (Pretty When She Dies #2)
Pretty When She Kills by Rhiannon Frater
(Pretty When She Dies #2)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Ashes of Honor (October Daye, #6)
Ashes of Honor by Seanan McGuire
(October Daye, #6)
  0 votes, 0.0%


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Lynne Williams You gave Eat, Pray Love the same rating I did!!! LOL!

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