Combine vampires, hospital drama, and lunatic authors, and what do you get? The Vampire of Manhattan.
A portion of the first chapter appeared in Dreams of Decadence magazine. Much of the office politics and hospital intrigue were inspired by places Linda has worked.
LOVING THE VAMPIRE
Flying Chipmunk Publishing, 2014.
Jenna McArdle, a naive Vermonter in the big city of New York, has too much on her plate already to be too disturbed by anyone else's problems. Which makes her the perfect friend and companion for a handsome doctor hiding a terrible secret. Worse yet, Jenna knows almost as much about his subject as he does: Vampires. Art imitates unlife as their worlds collide.
VALE OF VAMPIRES
Flying Chipmunk Publishing, 2015.
Life goes on at Good Hope Hospital and Hanford & Bogie Publishing. Smith becomes the official physician of The Vampire of Manhattan. Drinan grudgingly acquires a mentor in Brooklyn. Sniffen gallops off to Canada after a hot story. Jenna wrangles authors, editors, publishers, and the health issues of her last remaining family member, Jimmy. Then Sniffen vanishes in Canada, so Jenna goes looking for him. And also vanishes.
LIVING WITH VAMPIRES
Flying Chipmunk Publishing, 2016.
The vampire fighters won their last battle, but at a cost. They are still picking up the pieces of their lives. All have scars. Then The Vampire of Manhattan returns from his self-
MAGICIANS AND VAMPIRES
Flying Chipmunk Publishing, (2016)
There's a new refugee in Manhattan: a sick, dispirited young magic-
The Vampire of Manhattan and his team are familiar with the bottom. With the support of their remarkable friends and allies, including weredogs and local witches, they sort through Conroy's truths and lies to save their island once again.
Flying Chipmunk Publishing, (2017)
Unlife goes on in Manhattan. Jenna’s boss is being stalked by a supernatural creature. Sniffen’s sister is succumbing to her cancer and turning him into a wreck. Jimmy is being actively recruited by the dogs of Harlem. Smith and Rosa are launching themselves into newlywed life. Conroy is tracing his steps backward, to un-