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Lauren Murphy is a Sydney-based writer. A psychologist by day, Lauren is fascinated by relationships and loves to explore conflict arising between her hero and heroine in her stories.

She resides in South-West Sydney with her husband and their cheeky cocker spaniel, Buddy.

Her first Christmas romance short story was published by Kellan Publishing in the short story compilation, Love Under the Mistletoe. For a 15% discount on the ebook use coupon code: LaurenMurphy


She is also published under the pseudonym, Jayne Fordham:

A Season of Transformation is a YA fantasy novel.

Intuition (Book One of the Elite Series) was released in early 2012. This is a supernatural suspense novel set in Sydney.


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A Beautiful Place To Die�� A Beautiful Place to Die by Malla Nunn


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Pan Macmillan Australia, 2009


��Synopsis- In the tiny South African town of Jacob’s Rest, detective Emmanuel Cooper is sent to investigate the murder of an Afrikaner police officer, Captain Willem Pretorius. Cooper, an ‘English’ South African, is viewed with suspicion by both the Boer Afrikaners and the dead man’s prominent family. But a...

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message 20: by Lucinda

Lucinda Dear Lauren,
I would like to thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads. I look forward to future book discussions with you.
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


Judith (Judith'sChoiceReads) Thank-you for checking out my Stacking the Shelves post and for the invite, Jayne!!


Cathleen Dear Jayne,
Thanks for the friend request. I'll look forward to reading about your reads :)
All the best,
Cathleen


Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend


message 16: by Lorian

Lorian Jones hey thank for the add can u comment my pics i need ur true opinions bout them i want 2 kno wat u see and wat is saying 2 u and also pleaz have ur friends may leave a comments on my pics

Thanx u!!! :)


VampireNovelFan Thanks for the friendvite, Jayne! If you ever need a Paranormal/Urban Fantasy fix then I recommend you check out my blog! I've started doing giveaways for great series to my followers:

http://vampirenovelfan.wordpress.com/

Happy reading!


message 14: by Lauren

Lauren Murphy Mandee wrote: "Hello Jayne! I'm glad you found me on here :) I'm looking forward to chatting books with you! xox"

Thanks Mandee, great to connect with another Sydney reader :-)


message 13: by Mands

Mands Hello Jayne! I'm glad you found me on here :) I'm looking forward to chatting books with you! xox


~J~ Riverina Romantics Thanks for the invite Jayne. I look forward to chatting


message 11: by Lauren

Lauren Murphy Brenda wrote: "Hi Jayne, thanks for the friend request... I just downloaded your book from Amazon onto my Kindle as I've had it on my TBR list for awhile:) (I was looking for a 'J' for my Aussie Author challenge ..."

Thanks Brenda! I'm so happy to be part of your reading list for the aussie author challenge :-)
i still need to make my pledge for that challenge.. just managed to get on top of the AWW 2012 and the eclectic book challenge!
Jayne


message 10: by Brenda

Brenda Hi Jayne, thanks for the friend request... I just downloaded your book from Amazon onto my Kindle as I've had it on my TBR list for awhile:) (I was looking for a 'J' for my Aussie Author challenge in Aussie Readers, so you fit the bill nicely, thank you!)


Eloise Hi! thanks for the friend request :) your book sounds really good. Can't wait to read your book :D


Lauren Murphy Becca wrote: "Thx for your friend request :) Your book looks great...gotta ck it out!!"

Thanks Becca!


message 7: by Becca

Becca Thx for your friend request :) Your book looks great...gotta ck it out!!


Himesugar Hi, thanks for adding. I am quite new to the YA blogger community but would like to make friends. Could you check out my blog if you get a chance?

http://nikorachan.blogspot.com


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David Housholder Love the premise of your novel.

http://youtu.be/-txvZGnRKlU < Movie trailer to my novel.

The Blackberry Bush by David Housholder


Rachel (The Rest Is Still Unwritten) Hi Jane!
Thanks for the add =)
It's always a pleasure to meet another aussie.


Harlequin Books Hello Jayne, it is a pleasure to meet you.


Patricia Puddle Thanks for accepting my friend's request, Jayne.


message 1: by Jade

Jade Archer Hi, Jayne! Thanks for the friends invite. It's always nice to meet another Aussie here on Goodreads. Hope you have a fabulous start to your week and happy reading! :)


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