Linn B. Halton

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Bristol, The United Kingdom



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February 2011


From interior designer to author, Linn - who also writes under the pen name of Lucy Coleman - says ‘it’s been a fantastic journey!’

Linn is the bestselling author of more than a dozen novels and is excited to be writing for both Harper Impulse (Harper Collins) and Aria Fiction (Head of Zeus); she’s represented by Sara Keane of the Keane Kataria Literary Agency.

When she’s not writing, or spending time with the family, she’s either upcycling furniture or working in the garden.

Linn won the 2013 UK Festival of Romance: Innovation in Romantic Fiction award; her novels have been short-listed in the UK's Festival of Romance and the eFestival of Words Book Awards.

Living in Coed Duon in the Welsh Valleys with her ‘rock’, Lawrence, and gorgeous Bengal

  Without a doubt the star of The French Adventure is Ziggy. Her appearance in this feel-good story of new beginnings, set in France, was a cameo role. But it was also an important part of the story because it showed how perceptive cats are when it comes to deciding who they allow to cuddle them!

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A Cottage in the Country

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Description: A psychic romance. Quote from Mya "I so wish I had read up on the subject of the afterlife. Is this the way it's supposed to be, or am I doing something wrong? Whatever happened to angels and clouds? I ask myself. Wasn't I supposed to have a helper to greet me and show me the ropes?"
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It’s everything you could wish for in a Christmas story… and more. But be prepared to feel sad when you turn that last page - you might just want to read it all over again!

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I’ve just had a slice of village life served up with a little cake on the side … and I loved every single minute of it! Happy, sad, poignant, funny at times and life-like in so many ways this is a really great read. I loved the village setting, the j ...more
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message 3: by Ana (last edited Nov 09, 2011 01:03PM)

Ana Thank you for accepting my invite Linn. Feels so good to be your friend even out here. Just got :Touched by the Light today! A HARDCOVER!!! OMG, I can't thank you enough! Will read it soon and let you what I think of it. Hugs from your Associate Reader at :)

message 2: by Linn

Linn Halton Just to say a quick 'Hi' to everyone who has friended me on Goodreads now that I've found the 'comments' feature. It's a wonderful site and I'm gradually navigating my way around, adding information as I go!

Maggie Bishop Linn, Welcome to Goodreads and thank you for your interview on the Dames of Dialogue blog. This is a great place to meet reader and writer friends. Hope people become interested in your book.

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