The short story, Shouting in a Sandstorm was selected as one of the winners of the Waterloo Festival. An extract from the story will be read at the opening of the Word Weekend on Thursday 14th June, 2018.

On 3rd January 2018 the flash fiction Hurricane Rosie was published online for CafeLit.

The Litter in Glitter was published in the Bridge House anthology Gliterary Tales in December 2017.

Two short Stories: Poppy, a Puppy for Remembrance and Wake-up Call was published in The Best of Cafe Lit 6 in November 2017.

Linda Flynn


Linda Flynn has had eight educational books published, six with the Heinemann Fiction Project. In addition, she has had a number of newspaper and magazine articles printed. Linda is a member of the Society of Authors.

Her children's fiction, Hate at First Bite and her teen fiction, My Dad's a Drag both won Best First Chapter in the Writers' Billboard Competition. She has had eleven short stories published to date.

Linda also works as a Head of English and as a Public Relations Officer. In that capacity she has been interviewed on the television, radio and newspaper. This has included: The Times, BBC Breakfast with Bill Turnbull and Kate Silverton and Five Live with Nicky Campbell, as well as being seen very briefly on The One Show.

Linda lives in Hertfordshire and when she isn't writing she particularly enjoys reading, visiting the theatre or cinema, swimming and walking her Cockerpoo, Rosie.

Linda Flynn

Interviews and Articles

Hate at First Bite

Pet Smiles:

Uxbridge Gazette:

Spelling Bee

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