Linda DeFruscio

About Linda DeFruscio


Linda J. DeFruscio

Linda is a lifelong author who enjoys writing for both children and adults. Ginger and Moe and The Incredible Coincidence, her first children’s book, was published by Brown Books Kids in 2016. Her memoir, Cornered: Dr. Richard J. Sharpe as I Knew Him, was published by Twilight Times Books in 2015. She is currently completing two additional (adult/nonfiction) titles.

Linda is the founder of A & A Laser, Electrolysis & Skin Care Associates, in Newtonville, Massachusetts. She has been practicing electrolysis, laser hair removal and skin care for over thirty-five years.

Linda is considered an expert in her field. She has treated thousands of clients from all over the United States. Her business has received many local community awards. Her articles on skin care and hair removal have been published in many national and international journals. 

Linda is a registered and licensed electrologist (and educator and instructor of electrology), master barber, aesthetician, and certified laser hair removal expert. She graduated from Tufts and Northeastern University. 

Linda’s hobbies, most of which she enjoys with her husband Greg, include tennis, bowling, long walks, time near the ocean, and quiet time at home. She loves Sudoku puzzles and great books. She is avid observer and makes notes, many of which wind up in her books, everywhere she goes. She and her husband have three adult sons and five grandchildren.

Linda is available to visit libraries, bookstores and book clubs to read from and/or talk about either of her books. She is also available to visit classrooms to read from and discuss Ginger and Moe and the Incredible Coincidence. She also makes appearances via Skype. Please see her Contact page.

All media inquiries should also be directed to the Contact page.

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