#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for February, 2017

Here I Go Again

Well, my friends, I’m back to the blog.  I haven’t been ill, just very busy with the book and my attempts to keep a bad cold at bay.  There were days when I seemed to be winning, and days when the cold was topping the scoreboard.  Today, I’d have to say it’s a draw.  :)

Winners who should have been announced but weren’t are: Carol Luciano and Marilou Frary.  Congratulations, and I apologize for the late post.  A new contest is underway now, and the rules are the same: two winners will be chosen at random, notified, and then posted–at some

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On the Home Stretch

In approximately one week, I will have finished the initial draft of “North of Eden”.  It was been a long pull–the word count is 120,000 words–difficult at times, thrilling at other times.  As you know from recent blogs, I fell in love with the characters–they are all real to me, and of course I hope they will be real to you, and memorable.  According to my recent conversation with my amazing editor, Kathy Sagan, at Mira Books, the novel will go on sale in May of 2018, which means it will be released on the last Tuesday in April.  Finishing

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