Linda Hall grew up in New Jersey and her love of the ocean was born there. In 1971, she married a Canadian who loves the water just as much as she does. One of the things they enjoy is sailing. In the summer they basically move aboard their 34' sailboat aptly named - Mystery. A graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Linda has worked as a journalist and a creative-writing instructor. She and her husband, Rik, live in Fredericton, New Brunswick. They have two grown children and four wonderful grandchildren.