Linda Buckley-Archer


Linda Buckley-Archer

Linda Buckley-Archer is a British writer. She was born in Sussex, [ [http://www.simonsays.com/content/destination.cfm?tab=73&pid=594009&agid=25 Author Biography] Simon & Schuster] but spent most of her childhood on a blackcurrant farm in Staffordshire, [ [http://books.guardian.co.uk/departments/childrenandteens/story/0,,2208604,00.html Cutpurses and chiropractors] Interview in The Guardian] and now lives in London. [http://www.fmwf.com/newsarticle.php?id=823&cat=5 Six Figure Book deal for Sunday lunch stories] Interview in Financial Mail Women's Forum]

Originally trained as a linguist, she lectured in French for some years before becoming a full-time novelist and scriptwriter. She has written original drama for both BBC Radio (most recently, Pearls in the Tate) and TV (One Night in White Satin) but is best known for The Gideon series of novels.

Bibliography

*The Gideon series:
**"Gideon the Cutpurse" (US title: "The Time Travelers") (2006)
**"The Tar Man" (US title: "The Time Thief") (2007)
**"Time Quake" (US title: "The Splintering of Time") (due 2008)

References

External links

* [http://www.gideonthecutpurse.com/ The Offical Gideon Trilogy Web site]
* [http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/b/linda-buckley-archer/ Linda Buckley-Archer at Fantastic Fiction]


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