Linda Ulleseit

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Linda Ulleseit was born and raised in Saratoga, California, and has taught elementary school in San Jose since 1996. She enjoys cooking, cross-stitching, reading, and spending time with her family. Her favorite subject is writing, and her students get a lot of practice scribbling stories and essays. Someday Linda hopes to see books written by former students alongside hers in bookstores.

Her first novel, ON A WING AND A DARE, was published in spring, 2012. It is a Young Adult fantasy set in medieval Wales, complete with flying horses, a love triangle, and treachery. The followup novel, IN THE WINDS OF DANGER, was published in February, 2013. The final one in the trilogy, UNDER A WILD AND DARKENING SKY, came out May 2014. WINGS OV
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Linda Ulleseit Write a lot. Write stories and journals and essays. Also read a lot. Reading is enjoyable, and you soak up so much about grammar, punctuation,…moreWrite a lot. Write stories and journals and essays. Also read a lot. Reading is enjoyable, and you soak up so much about grammar, punctuation, spelling, and sentence structure. It's especially important to read in the genre you'd like to write. (less)
Linda Ulleseit I enjoyed writing UNDER THE ALMOND TREES so much, that I'm now working on ALOHA SPIRIT. This one is about my husband's grandmother. She grew up in…moreI enjoyed writing UNDER THE ALMOND TREES so much, that I'm now working on ALOHA SPIRIT. This one is about my husband's grandmother. She grew up in territorial Hawaii, coming to the mainland after Pearl Harbor was bombed. I'm enjoying writing historical fiction, and currently examining more women in my family tree that I'd like to write about!(less)
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The Last Aloha, by Gaellen Quinn, is the story of Hawaii’s last queen, Queen Liliuokalani, and the power brokers that brought her kingdom to its knees so it could become part of the United States. This is a story most people don’t know. King Kalakaua, the last king and Liliuokalanai’s brother, could read and write,… Continue reading The Last Aloha Read more of this blog post »
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Hello Linda,

It's such a pleasure having you as a friend. Thank you and best wishes!

My warmest regards,
CJ


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Linda Parkinson-Hardman Hi Linda, It's great to connect here and thanks for accepting my friend request. I'm looking forward to reading your updates and recommendations.


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