Amanda Linehan

Goodreads Author


Born
in The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences

Member Since
June 2008


Amanda Linehan is a fiction writer, indie publisher and INFP. She has published three novels and a couple handfuls of short stories. Her short fiction has been featured on Every Day Fiction.

She lives in Maryland, likes to be outside and writes with her cat sleeping on the floor beside her desk.

To ask Amanda Linehan questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Amanda Linehan I have published in an online magazine called Every Day Fiction. Otherwise I've indie published on Amazon and Smashwords (and to the places that…moreI have published in an online magazine called Every Day Fiction. Otherwise I've indie published on Amazon and Smashwords (and to the places that Smashwords distributes to.)

I try to find the best place for my short stories and sometimes I think submitting it somewhere is the best idea and sometimes I think putting it up as an ebook is the best idea.(less)
Amanda Linehan There are lots of stories that have similarities so I wouldn't worry about it too much. Oftentimes, what makes a story distinct is the way the author…moreThere are lots of stories that have similarities so I wouldn't worry about it too much. Oftentimes, what makes a story distinct is the way the author tells it, so I say write the story you want to write and don't worry too much about what else is out there.(less)
Average rating: 3.54 · 231 ratings · 109 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
North: An Adventure

3.74 avg rating — 46 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Uncover

3.14 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dragon

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ghost Coach: A Short Story

3.11 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lakeside

3.65 avg rating — 23 ratings4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ben Jackson: A Short Story

3.29 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Father McMahon's Confession...

3.75 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Execution Day

4.11 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bored To Death: A Vampire T...

3.18 avg rating — 11 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Note: A Short Story

2.83 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Amanda Linehan…
I’ve never had a significant episode of writer’s block. (Quick—get me a piece of wood.)

I’ve had little minor blocks here and there, but after several of these I noticed something important when I was in one.


When I would get blocked up one thing always occurred right beforehand—


I would resist writing something that was coming out of my imagination/inspiration.

For whatever reason, my inspiration...

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on December 03, 2018 11:39

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Dead Is Better
Amanda Linehan is currently reading
by Jo Perry (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Wisdom of Ins...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Amanda’s Recent Updates

Amanda Linehan wrote a new blog post
I’ve never had a significant episode of writer’s block. (Quick—get me a piece of wood.)
I’ve had little minor blocks here and there, but after sever... Read more of this blog post »
Amanda Linehan has read
In Conclusion, Don't Worry About It by Lauren Graham
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan is currently reading
Dead Is Better by Jo Perry
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan finished reading
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan finished reading
Wildflower by Drew Barrymore
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan finished reading
Christopher Pike's Tales of Terror by Christopher Pike
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan is currently reading
Wildflower by Drew Barrymore
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan is currently reading
Christopher Pike's Tales of Terror by Christopher Pike
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan is currently reading
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Rate this book
Clear rating
Amanda Linehan finished reading
Brida by Paulo Coelho
Brida (P.S.)
by Paulo Coelho (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Amanda's books…
S.E. Hinton
“I lie to myself all the time. But I never believe me.”
S.E. Hinton, The Outsiders

213779 Coffee Break — 904 members — last activity 46 minutes ago
☕ WELCOME ☕ Grab a cup of coffee (or tea) and stay a while! We're proud to be a group of friends, and welcome you to join us! ☕ SOAR OF THE WEEK☕ tba ...more
201296 The Reviews Community for Indie Books — 785 members — last activity Dec 10, 2018 12:19AM
Want to see more verified purchase reviews on Amazon? Want a group who will honestly point you to the good Indie authors? Getting noticed, read and re ...more
58575 Advanced Copies for Review & Book Giveaways — 5916 members — last activity Dec 11, 2018 08:40PM
A place to help authors and reviewers come together to get the word out about new books as well as a group for anyone to post or enter listings for bo ...more
105786 Goodreads Reviewers' Group — 5455 members — last activity 8 hours, 8 min ago
This group helps to bring Reviewers and Authors together! Reviewers can make their own thread to post their reviews in, or post their reviews in the r ...more
107978 The Suspense of It All! — 77 members — last activity Jul 11, 2017 03:38PM
A community for the people who write suspense novels, and people who love reading them. This is a forum for both writers and readers of suspense. Grou ...more
96918 Read 4 Review — 1906 members — last activity Dec 11, 2018 02:10PM
This Read 4 Review group was created to connect reviewers with available ebooks for review. We welcome all readers, writers & reviewers! My review sit ...more
110240 Haaave Ya Met... — 1085 members — last activity 12 hours, 17 min ago
Networking for authors, beta readers, editors, reviewers, and book bloggers.
103713 Authors & Reviewers — 4169 members — last activity 6 hours, 2 min ago
A&R is about helping authors promote their books. If you are a reviewer or a blogger, and you don't mind writing a honest review, then come and join u ...more
154447 Support for Indie Authors — 13503 members — last activity 1 hour, 37 min ago
Officially 10k Members Strong & Climbing!! Building and supporting a community of self-published authors dedicated to both sharing experiences and lea ...more
55537 Smashwords Authors — 846 members — last activity 1 hour, 2 min ago
A place for Smashwords Authors to find each other. You might be published in paper too but if you use Smashwords you can join here. Share concerns or ...more
More of Amanda’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.