Lynda Moldrem

Biography

Lynda is a child of the Baby-Boomer generation who grew up in Denver, CO and moved to Greenville, SC for college, the city that is now her home. Her chosen career in education lasted over thirty years working most of that time with middle school students as a teacher, then as a principal.

Her writing interested developed in adulthood starting with poetry rewritten to music for camp tunes when she worked as a camp counselor and lead counselor. As an educator she developed a Crisis Manual for School Safety. Poetry has been an outlet for her life experience with a song in publication—Though He Slay Me published at the Wilds Camp and Bob Jones University. Novels are her latest venture. Her Captivity Series has five books in publication with American Star Books—The Summer is Ended, Rivers of Babylon, Revealer of Secrets, Image of Gold, and the Power of Lions. These historical fiction novels take the Jews through the Babylonian captivity. Three other youth mysteries called the Branson Noble Mysteries are available on Smashwords - One, Two House of Blue, Three-Four Ship to Shore, Five - Six Bad Man Tricks. Her most recent venture available at Smashwords is a Bible Study about the five women mentioned in the ancestry of Christ.

Smashwords Interview

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I love to watch mysteries on TV, both old and new, or read a good book. I've been been reading ebooks for several years and love that format for its convenience in purchasing and portability.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I bought a Nook a few years back and fell in love with it. I seldom leave the house without it because you never know when you'll be waiting and have minute to read.
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Where to find Lynda Moldrem online

Twitter: @lyndamoldrem
Facebook: Facebook profile

Series

The Captivity Series
The five books in the Captivity Series originate from the stories in the biblical book of Daniel. Though they are fiction the story revolves around the Hebrew’s capture and resultant new life in Babylon during the sixth century BC. The main characters are recurring in several of the books, but Daniel is the focus as we follow his life from this youth till his victory in the events of his old age in the lion’s den. You’ll love the battle for Jerusalem, the walk to Babylon, the young men and family adjusting to their home in big city, their maturity as they grow into men and the eventual power of Daniel as his wisdom becomes vital to the captures and kings. Enjoy the read of The Summer is Ended, Rivers of Babylon, Revealer of Secrets, Image of Gold and the Power of Lions.

Rivers of Babylon

Price: $2.99 USD.

The Revealer of Secrets

Price: $3.99 USD.

Image of Gold

Price: $2.99 USD.
Branson Noble Mysteries
The Branson Noble mysteries tells the modern story of our youthful southern sleuth, Branson, as she follows in the footsteps of her detective father ferreting out the clues to make sense of events in her life and solve the mystery. Three books are available in this exciting series with other to follow. One Two House of Blue is Branson’s first escapade as she notices strange activities from her new neighbors down the street in the blue house. Her cohorts and the FBI lend support as dangers increase and things get explosive. Three Four Ship to Shore should be a lovely sixteenth-birthday vacation, but when her new ship-board friends are robbed and one of them is kidnapped, Branson realizes she’s seen the thief and witnesses what might have been the kidnappers in action. Five Six Bad Man Tricks makes her summer job a messy affair when she discovers a body and the murderer fixates on Branson. These are available now for your enjoyment.

One, Two House of Blue

Price: $0.99 USD.

Three, Four Ship to Shore

Price: $2.99 USD.

Five, Six Bad Man Tricks

Price: $3.99 USD.

Books

Image of Gold
Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is the fourth book of the Captivity Series as it continues the sage of the Hebrews in their Babylonian captivity in 600 BC. Daniel, now a leader in the kingdom, strives to prevent the loss of his friends' lives as they face the worship of a foreign god. Refusal to worship is certain death by fire.
The Revealer of Secrets
Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book 3 in the Captivity Series finds Daniel and his friends serving the King of Babylon in his palace. The king can't sleep and Daniel has the soluntion...he interprets the king's distrubing dream endearing himself and his friends to the ruler. Daniel's new life begins now as one of the king's magi, a young man coming into his power and authority, but he gives the glory to his God.
5 Women in the Line of Christ
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
5 Women in the Line of Christ is a biblical study of the women mentioned in the ancestory of Jesus Christ. Why did the writer mention only five women? Why were they unique?
Five, Six Bad Man Tricks
Series: Branson Noble Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Summer fun turns to tragedy when our sleuth stumbles over a body, a body observed by the murderer. Though she tries to stay out of the investigation, the bad man is determined to bring her in, leaving her notes and flowers. Time and chance combine to reveal the killer and help solve an old mystery. Her summer internship with a lawyer bring adventure of all kinds.
Three, Four Ship to Shore
Series: Branson Noble Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Sweet sixteen for Branson is celebrated with her grandparents on her first cruise.They share the hall with a royal family, soon to be less rich royals and Branson believes she witnessed the theft.Circumstance soon reveal the royal family is facing a life-threatening second plot. Branson and her grandfather, along with the royal teen determine to find the thief and thwart the dangerous plan.
One, Two House of Blue
Series: Branson Noble Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,750. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
South Carolina's new young sleuth, Branson Noble,befriends her new neighbor and teacher, but finds him changed after Christmas, no longer welcoming her babysitting or interference. Branson and friends are determined to help, though it isn't wanted, in fact, they are warned to but out. Her determination almost gets her killed. Meet this young detective in her first case.
Rivers of Babylon
Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
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Rivers of Babylon follows the family saga of Dinah, one of thousands of captive Jews, as she and her family cross hundreds of miles to their new Babylonian home. Hardships, cruelty and fear faces them daily with their harsh captors, especially Wakeem, who'd raped Dinah during the taking of Jerusalem.Anxiety fills each day as they await their first glimpse of Babylon.

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