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Linda Appelblatt Barnes, American writer. Recipient Anthony award for short story Bouchercon, 1986. Honorary board The New England Women's Fund, 1997-1998. Member of Sisters in Crime, Private Eye Writers American (president 2006-2008), Authors Guild, Mystery Writers American (vice president New Eng.chpt. 1985, board directors 1986-1991).

Background

Barnes, Linda Appelblatt was born on June 6, 1949 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Irving and Hilda (Grodman) Appelblatt.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts cum laude, Boston University, 1971.

Career

Teacher theater Chelmsford (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1971-1976. Director drama Lexington (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1978. Writer, since 1979.

Works

Membership

Honorary board The New England Women's Fund, 1997-1998. Member of Sisters in Crime, Private Eye Writers American (president 2006-2008), Authors Guild, Mystery Writers American (vice president New Eng.chpt. 1985, board directors 1986-1991).

Connections

Married Richard Allen Barnes, June 7, 1970. L child, Samuel Jacob.

father:
Irving Appelblatt

mother:
Hilda (Grodman) Appelblatt

spouse:
Richard Allen Barnes