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Linda McDonald

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Linda McDonald comes from the western plains of Oklahoma. She holds Master's degrees in Theater from Kansas University and in Creative Writing from the University of Central Oklahoma, where she also taught for many years. Her plays have been produced in Oklahoma City, Dallas, Northampton, MA, and New York City. She still acts and directs with regional theaters.

She has also written over a dozen screenplays which have been honored in writing competitions by Fade In magazine, Oklahoma Film Institute, National Broadcasters Association, Austin Film Festival, Best of the West, and Lone Star. MOONRATS, a new dark comedy about dysfunctional state politics, is scheduled for film release by Firefly Productions in 2014.

CRIMES OF REDEMPTION, her first...more


Within the category of “You-Can’t-Make-This-Stuff-Up” lies a classic scholarly debate. Does art imitate life or Does life imitate art? It’s sort of the “chicken or egg” of people who like to talk about where book (and other creative) ideas come from. My recent experiences make it wonkier than ever for me to know on which side of this argument I land.

Since my debut novel, Crimes of Redemption, c... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.81 · 154 ratings · 43 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
In the Lion's Mouth
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Crimes of Redemption
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Here Comes the Night
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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More of Linda's books…
“Willie did not need a psychiatrist to explain this woman’s glamour profile: Neiman-Marcus-camouflage for a serious absence of soul.”
Linda McDonald, Crimes of Redemption

“Like orphans at a Thanksgiving meal or stray dogs huddling on a cold night, they had an unspoken pact.”
Linda McDonald, Crimes of Redemption




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