Linda Buckley-Archer

Linda Buckley-Archer is the author of the critically acclaimed Gideon trilogy. Originally trained as a linguist, she is now a full-time novelist and scriptwriter. She has written a television drama for the BBC and several radio dramas, as well as various journalistic pieces for papers like the Independent. The Gideon Trilogy was inspired by the criminal underworld of eighteenth-century London.

Books by this Author

The Many Lives of John Stone
The Complete Gideon Trilogy
The Time Travelers
The Time Quake
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. I don't know who said this first but I often think of it: If you do what you've always done you'll get what you've always got...

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Walking in the country or in England's great gardens with friends and family

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Puddleglum in C.S.Lewis' THE SILVER CHAIR: the world needs more Puddleglums

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. In Scotland, standing on white sand and looking out over the Western Isles

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. To be the last one standing

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