Linda Green





Linda Green


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I was born in North London in 1970 and brought up in Hertfordshire. I wrote my first novella, the Time Machine, aged eight, shortly after which I declared that my ambition was to have a novel published (I could have been easy on myself and just said ‘to write a novel’ but no, I had to consign myself to years of torture and rejections). I was frequently asked to copy out my stories for the classroom wall (probably because my handwriting was so awful no one could read my first draft), and received lots of encouragement from my teachers Mr Roberts, Mrs Chandler (who added yet more pressure by writing in my autograph book when I left primary school that she looked forward to reading my first published novel!) and Mr Bird.

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While My Eyes Were Closed

3.91 avg rating — 11,590 ratings — published 2016 — 13 editions
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After I've Gone

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The Marriage Mender

4.10 avg rating — 1,298 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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And Then It Happened

4.15 avg rating — 1,158 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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10 Reasons not to Fall in Love

3.78 avg rating — 625 ratings — published 2009 — 9 editions
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Things I Wish I'd Known

3.84 avg rating — 548 ratings — published 2010 — 8 editions
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I Did a Bad Thing

3.66 avg rating — 581 ratings — published 2007 — 9 editions
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Ten Reasons Not to Fall In ...

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The Mummyfesto

3.91 avg rating — 216 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Resolution

3.16 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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“I chose to do something everyone else was rubbish at in the hope that I would shine," he said.”
Linda Green, 10 Reasons not to Fall in Love

“It is warmth and comfort and safety. A smell of mothers.”
Linda Green, While My Eyes Were Closed

“She is not an attractive crier. Few children are. Matthew was an exception. He cried so elegantly.”
Linda Green, While My Eyes Were Closed

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