Faulkner, on how her dogs joined her household:
I adopted Delaney (lab/pointer mix) from the pound when he was 8 weeks old. He’s 10 years old now, and you’ll see that his chin has whitened considerably from the time he was a puppy. The two Rotties were my husband’s dogs before we were married and, when we blended our families, Tyson, Patience, and Delaney got along famously. (Tyson was also a pound puppy, Patience was obtained from a breeder in PA.) After we moved from Massachusetts to Montana, Charlotte (the German Shepherd/Golden Retriever mix) was adopted from the local shelter and joined the pack. We lost Tyson and Patience within a year of each other between 2008 and 2009; Delaney and Charlotte are...[read on]Second Time Around, Faulkner's debut mystery novel, was nominated for Best Mystery/Suspense Fiction at the 2010 EPIC Conference.
Among the praise for the novel:
"Fascinating tale, well written."Visit Linda M. Faulkner's website.
--Sylvia Dickey Smith
"...a wild and complicated tale of revenge, years of lies, romance, and, of course murder. More than one..."
Read--Coffee with a Canine: Linda M. Faulkner & Delaney and Charlotte.