Kerena Swan

year in books
Dash fan
3,062 books | 1,813 friends

Lali Love
118 books | 2,951 friends

Marnie ...
481 books | 279 friends

Tan Mar...
1,117 books | 3,119 friends

Caroline
3,069 books | 234 friends

Yvonne
1,659 books | 369 friends

Graham
38 books | 128 friends

Tony J ...
16 books | 83 friends

More friends…

Kerena Swan

Goodreads Author


Born
Hitchin, The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
March 2018


Kerena lives on the Bedfordshire/Buckingham border with her husband, son and two cats. She also has two daughters and two granddaughters.

‘Dying to See You’ is Kerena’s first novel, Her second book ‘Scared to Breathe is being released on 3rd June 2019. Drawing on her extensive knowledge and experience in the problematic world of social work, Kerena adds a unique angle to the domestic noir genre.

Dying to See You – or am I?

When people ask what inspired my book, Dying to See You, I tell them a piece of paper. The usual response is, ‘Eh?’ but then I explain.
Picture the scene. I’m in my office looking down at that piece of paper which is the sort of certificate commonly known as a police check relating to a potential employee for my social care agency. In the section headed, ‘Police Records of Convictions, Caution, rep Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on May 17, 2018 12:17
Average rating: 4.19 · 746 ratings · 125 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Scared to Breathe

4.13 avg rating — 360 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dying To See You

4.21 avg rating — 326 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Who's There?

4.37 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2019 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Isolation
Kerena Swan is currently reading
by Sarah K. Stephens (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Little Bird
Kerena Swan is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Kerena’s Recent Updates

Kerena Swan is currently reading
Isolation by Sarah K. Stephens
Isolation
by Sarah K. Stephens (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kerena Swan rated a book really liked it
The Rock by Robert Daws
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kerena Swan rated a book it was amazing
The Orphan Twins by Lesley Eames
The Orphan Twins
by Lesley Eames (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
A feel-good book

A light and easy read offering the perfect escape from the worries in our present world. I know with Lesley Eames that the book will be skilfully written and captivating.
Scared to Breathe by Kerena Swan
"This story has a great opening sequence, one that instantly pulled me in when a young woman witnesses a violent mugging, a man stabbed. Her emotions are well depicted, Tasha a character I instantly engaged with, not just in the courtroom but in the a" Read more of this review »
Kerena Swan rated a book it was ok
Trap Door by Dreda Say Mitchell
Trap Door
by Dreda Say Mitchell (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Scared to Breathe by Kerena Swan
"Wow!

Creepy, tense and full of drama.

Loved every single second of it.

Just because you are paranoid doesn't mean they aren't out to get you. "
Kerena Swan is now following
5831857
Who's There? by Kerena Swan
"While the underlying plot in this story wasn't particularly unique, the characters, especially the main character Arnold, made it unique. To get inside the head of a Down's Syndrome young adult required exceptional skill, and this author pulled it of" Read more of this review »
Kerena Swan rated a book it was amazing
The Salt Path by Raynor Winn
The Salt Path
by Raynor Winn (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kerena Swan rated a book it was amazing
The Woman I Was Before by Kerry Fisher
The Woman I Was Before
by Kerry Fisher (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Kerena's books…
Niels Bohr
“An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.”
Niels Bohr

Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).”
Mark Twain

Oscar Wilde
“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.”
Oscar Wilde

Arthur Schopenhauer
“Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.”
Arthur Schopenhauer

Frank Herbert
“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.”
Frank Herbert, Dune




No comments have been added yet.