Linda Henry


Advice to young adults leaving home

August 7, 2014

I donít have a top ten, just three main themes. And face it, if youíre packing up for college or whatever voyage of self-discovery your privileged existence can afford, you donít really care to read ten pieces of advice from someoneís 50-something mother. So Iíve distilled it down to three main points. Take heed. (more…)

Selected Works

My daughter likes depressing books. ďSomeone dies in the first chapter,Ē Grace says gleefully of a novel she canít put down. Maybe this inclination comes naturally, growing up with the ghost of a sister she never knew.†
In which my brilliant son prevails against middle-school bullies. Adapted from "A Voice Not My Own"