© Linda Joy Singleton 2011 Linda at writing retreat.inda Mount Shasta’s famous half million crystal in research for SHAMROCKED. Linda at 7 with her dog Sandy. SWORD PLAY research Just a small part of Linda’s personal library. Including book collections. Linda childhood diaries. Gothic Girls retreat of authers in Savannah Georgia. Back Left to Right: Maggie Stiefvator, Brenna Yavanoff, Heidi Kling, Jackson Pierce, Jaclyn Dolamore, Dawn Metcalf, Carrie Ryan  Front: Tessa Gratton & Linda Joy Singleton