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Linda Acorn Budzinski ’88 Writes on Rock ’n’ Roll Romance

Funeral Singer book cover

Linda Acorn Budzinski ’88,of Sterling, Virginia, had her debut young adult romance novel, The Funeral Singer, published in September by Swoon Romance. Heralded on USA Today’s romance blog as “a completely fresh take on rock ’n’ roll romance and YouTube superstardom,”the book tells the story of a teen who becomes an overnight sensation after her graveside rendition of “Amazing Grace” goes viral on YouTube but who soon discovers fame can be fleeting. Linda has worked for 25 years in communications and marketing fornonprofits, including 18 years at an organization within the funeral service industry.

The book is available on Amazon.com.