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Jeannie van Rompaey

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Brought up in Northamptonshire, Jeannie has always been passionate about reading and writing. She has an MA in English Literature from Leicester University and likes reading books that make her think about how people tick and the state of the world. Her writing includes short stories, novels, poems and plays. A tutor of creative writing and as Jeannie Russell an adjudicator of drama festivals, Jeannie enjoys a varied life. She lives with historian husband, Tony, in Gran Canaria which now feels like home.

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My latest novel SUNSHINE SKYWAY

My latest novel, SUNSHINE SKYWAY, is a dark psychological thriller set in sunny Florida. The history of disasters associated with the old Sunshine Skyway Bridge and the new brilliantly designed cable-stayed bridge over Tampa Bay accentuates the irony of the setting.

As you approach the ramp leading up to the fifteen-mile-long bridge known as Sunshine Skyway, it looks as if it ends in the sky. It wa Read more of this blog post »
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