Linda Kozar

Linda Kozar
Linda Kozar, CAN Board

Linda Kozar

Linda Kozar is an award-winning multi-published author of traditional and indie-published fiction and nonfiction books, novellas and short stories, speaker and podcaster. In 2021, Sunshine For The Soul took home a First Place Selah and Nonfiction Book of the Year at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. She was named ACFW Mentor of the Year in 2007 and founded The Woodlands Texas Chapter of the American Christian Fiction Writers. She also serves on the Christian Authors Network board, and is a member of ChiLibris and AWSA. Linda and her husband Michael, married 32 years, live in The Woodlands, Texas and enjoy spending time with their two grown daughters, their wonderful son-in-law, sweet granddaughter Eden, and Gypsy, their rascally Jack Russell Terrier.

Linda leads a weekly women’s bible study in her home called Babes With A Beatitude continuously since 1993 and plans to continue until Jesus comes back. In her spare time, Linda enjoys painting in oil although she sometimes dabbles in watercolor as well. A Bachelor of Arts in Communication led Linda Kozar to write for various small newspapers in Louisiana and Texas before she began writing books.


  • What You Didn’t Learn From Nancy Drew About Writing Mysteries
  • Bio-Hazards: Avoiding A Toxic Bio
  • My Indie Rumsphringa: An Exploration Into Self-Publishing
  • The Power of Podcasting
  • Becoming a Jack and Jill of All Trades
  • Fifty Ways to Say Yellow
  • Back Cover Blurbs: Crafting the Tiny Paragraph That Sells Your Book