Linda Covella

About me

I’ve been an avid reader from an early age, and historical fiction has always been one of my favorite genres. I love reading about other times and places and the people who lived them.
I’ve always loved writing as well, and now I’m able to combine both those joys. My debut novel is a young adult historical, Yakimali’s Gift, which takes place in 1775 New Spain–Mexico (modern day Arizona) and California.
I want to share with kids and teens my love of books: the worlds they open, the things they teach, the feelings they express.

From my website

Shower the People You Love With Love

The other night I watched the televised Kennedy Center Honors. (You can view the entire show here.) What an amazing night! The honorees were James Taylor, singer Mavis Staples, pianist Martha Argerich, actor Al Pacino, and The Eagles. 2016 Kennedy Center Honorees pose for a group photo after a gala…

New Book Promo Sites, Blogging, Freebies… – Indies Unlimited

Thanks to Christoph Fischer for this information! writerchristophfischer Source: New Book Promo Sites, Blogging, Freebies… – Indies Unlimited New Book Promo Sites, Blogging, Freebies… As we constantly search for ways to introduce readers to our work, a few opportunities have recently crossed my path. There are two new promotion sites…

All We Have …

Thank you, Silvia, for this post! Silvia Writes In 1967, at the age of 20, Kathrine Switzer wasjust a kid who wanted to run. Ambition and had work were not enough, however, when the goal was as lofty as the Boston Marathon. The Rules – Boston ’67 Women are not…

 
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