About Linda S. Cunningham
: Linda S. Cunningham grew up
in Lake Charles, Louisiana, where she experienced firsthand
accounts of the 1957 Hurricane Audrey that killed nearly 500
people in Cameron, Louisiana. She and her family watched the
devastation from their picture window when the hurricane hit.
Her father served as Director of Civil defense for Calcasieu
Parish and she heard many survival stories and saw the
coroner’s pictures that lend authenticity to the novel. Ms.
Cunningham has a B.A. in English and Creative Writing from
the University of Houston. She also has a B.S. and M.Ed. in
Health and Physical Education from McNeese State University
in Lake Charles, Louisiana. She has won awards for
screenwriting. She currently resides in Kingwood, Texas.
Early Thursday: A War, A Hurricane, A Miracle! ISBN-10:
1098304802, ISBN-13: 978-1098304805, BookBaby, 2020.
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