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Lisa Gordon

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in Johannesburg, South Africa


Her Mum, Shakespeare, Freddie Mercury, James Whale.

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Lisa won first place in the 9th American Gem Literary Awards

An only child to a single Mum, Lisa was born and brought up in Johannesburg, South Africa. Despite a lifelong ambition to act, she enrolled at the University of the Witwatersrand to do a BCom Law. She later moved to UK, where she achieved a BSc Industrial Economics Hons Degree from Warwick. Still wanting to be a star - her Mum encouraged her to study 'The Stars' and Lisa became an Astrologer. Lisa worked on hospital radio for many year, before becomming a regular Astrology guest on BBC local radio. As an Astrologer Lisa was always asked by her clients to make black and white definitive predictions about their futures: this made Lisa ponder th...more

Are you pleased to see the back of 2013 or does it hold special memories?
However you feel about the past year, one thing is for sure – it’s on its last legs and 2014 is all that counts.
If you love astrology and have an eye on what the future holds, this kindle book is for you:
BBC Radio Astrologer Lisa Lazuli reveals all about 2014 in her book:
HOROSCOPE 2014: Astrology and Numerology Horoscopes... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.09 · 70 ratings · 47 reviews · 6 distinct works · Similar authors
A Sealed Fate
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Next of Sin
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Quality writing, well formulated and perceptive.

The author really gets into the heads of teenage girls and as I read this I felt myself back in my teens grappling with the issues and conflicts. I think many of us face that situation where we find our...more
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message 16: by Ann

Ann Keller You're welcome, Lisa. Looking forward to reading your novel soon.

message 15: by Robert

Robert Thanks for the friend request, Lisa.

message 14: by Lisa

Lisa Gordon Hi Kris, thanks very much for the support:)

message 13: by Kris

Kris Neri Thanks for the friend-request, Lisa. It's always great to connect with other authors, especially those from the other side of the globe.


Kris Neri
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message 12: by Ashlyn

Ashlyn Thanks for the friendship!
Have a wonderful Day!

Christine Hi Lisa, stopped by to see what's new on your page. Have a great week.
Blessings CJ
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message 10: by Roger

Roger Cottrell Hi Lisa,
Always great to meet another writer.
Thanks for the friendship on Goodreads.

message 9: by Bill (last edited Mar 27, 2009 07:37AM)

Bill Hi Lisa,

Iteresting profile...My wife, Barbara, is a star gazer...We are headed for the Arizona Desert "where the stars at night are big & bright." Thanks, Texas for the loan of that ditty. I'll play golf in AZ. I've followed two greats from South Africa on the tour...Gary player & Ernie Els. Also, I've written a book, THE FEATHERY. A work of fiction that blends the game in with history, romance and suspence.Check out the synopsis & reviews on Amazon.
Thank you for the friendship, Lisa.



Jeannie Faulkner Barber Hi Lisa and thank you for adding me as a friend. You have such an interesting bio.

message 7: by Ward

Ward Hi Lisa, Just wanted to stop by and say hello. Hope this finds you doing well. Have a great rest of the week. Ward

Jessie Pearl Hi Lisa, hope everything is well. My novel Bombshell came out today, I'm really excited. I added A Sealed Fate to my to be read list, it sounds like a good read!

Well, happy Wednesday to you. Talk to you soon.

Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend.

Bradley I hope you are having a good day! =)

message 3: by Roger

Roger Hi Lisa, thanks for the add.

message 2: by Ward

Ward Hi Lisa, Just wanted to stop by and wish you a wonderful week. Talk to you later, Ward

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