#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

About Linda

Linda Lael MillerAs the daughter of a town marshal, Linda has come home to the western lifestyle that gave birth to one of today’s most successful authors. She left Washington years ago and pursued her wanderlust, living in Arizona and London and traveling the world. Now the author of more than 100 novels, the “First Lady of the West” is glad to be back home, writing contemporary and historical stories that have earned her awards and placements on all the national bestsellers lists.

Linda traces the birth of her writing career to the day when a Northport teacher told her that the stories she was writing were good, that she just might have a future in writing. Later, when she decided to write novels, she endured her share of rejection before she sold FLETCHER’S WOMAN in 1983 to Pocket Books. Since then, Linda has successfully published historicals, contemporaries, paranormals, and thrillers before coming home, in a literal sense, and concentrating on novels with a Western flavor. For her devotion to her craft, the Romance Writers of America awarded her their prestigious Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007.

Linda's current contemporary Big Sky series—Big Sky Country, Big Sky Mountain, Big Sky River, Big Sky Summer and Big Sky Wedding—have all hit the New York Times bestseller lists. Linda will continue to follow the lives of the Parable, Montana, residents in Big Sky Secrets, a January 2014 release.

To schedule an interview with this entertaining, motivational author/speaker, contact Nancy Berland Public Relations, Inc., NBPR@nancyberland.com, 800-308-3169.

#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller celebrates the launch of her new Big Sky Series, Big Sky Country, Big Sky Mountain and Big Sky River, with an exclusive behind the scenes video interview. In episode one, called Struggle, she discusses her craft and her start as a writer.

Some of Linda’s Favorite Books

(in no particular order)

  • Game of Kings — Dorothy Dunnett
  • Gone with the Wind — Margaret Mitchell
  • Katherine — Anya Seton
  • Whitney, My Love — Judith McNaught
  • Anne of Green Gables — L.M. Montgomery
  • Little Women — Louisa May Alcott
  • A Lady Bought with Rifles — Jeanne Williams
  • The Mirror — Marlys Millhiser
  • Lord of the Rings — J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Harry Potter series — J.K. Rowling
  • Interview With A Vampire — Anne Rice
  • The Vampire Lestat — Anne Rice

Texas was the most active gunfighting state, with some 160 shoot-outs from the 1850’s through the 1890’s.