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Suzy Henderson

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Suzy Henderson lives with her husband and two sons in Cumbria, England, on the edge of the beautiful Lake District. She never set out to be a writer, although she has always had an insatiable appetite for books.
Some years ago after leaving an established career in healthcare, Suzy began to research family history, soon becoming fascinated with both World War periods. After completing a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing, she took a walk along a new path, writing from the heart. She writes historical fiction and has an obsession with military and aviation history.
Other interests include music, old movies, and photography – especially if WW2 aircraft are on the radar. She is a member of the Historical Novel Society. Her debut n
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Suzy Henderson The best thing about being a writer is getting to indulge in the stories I want to read. I love being at liberty to write about subjects that I'm…moreThe best thing about being a writer is getting to indulge in the stories I want to read. I love being at liberty to write about subjects that I'm passionate about and having the freedom to create and it's a joy to do something that never feels like work.(less)
Suzy Henderson Take a break, even if it's a full day or two. For me, I listen to music, so I change the soundtrack. Music is the only noise I will allow in my head…moreTake a break, even if it's a full day or two. For me, I listen to music, so I change the soundtrack. Music is the only noise I will allow in my head while writing. Tv, radio, conversation are all distracting but music is good for the mind and soul, and I believe it helps me create. Fortunately, I haven't had any major problems with writer's block as yet.(less)
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If you love WW2 fiction, you'll be able to grab a Free copy of my book, The Beauty Shop, which is based on real events, including the work of plastic surgeon, Sir Archibald McIndoe and the Guinea Pig Club. This promotion runs from May 10th -14th.
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Having read Anne’s last book, 'Echoes of Time', I couldn’t wait to read her latest, and I wasn’t disappointed. The novel alternates between WW2 and 2011 and is set on the beautiful island of Guernsey. 'The Betrayal' features twins, Fiona and Nigel, w ...more
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George Bernard Shaw
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.”
George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they are felt with the heart.”
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Lee Rene Thanks for connecting, Suzy!


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Rita Hey Suzy,

Good to meet you here as well :)
thanks for the friend request :)

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