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Gaynor Torrance

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Gaynor Torrance lives near Cardiff with her husband and their rescue cat, Cleo. The area is the setting for her Detective Inspector Jemima Huxley Crime Thriller series of books. Like Gaynor, Jemima has a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Though, apart from them both having a keen interest in human behaviour, that’s where any similarity ends.

When she’s not writing or glued to her Kindle, Gaynor enjoys listening to music, playing the piano, walking, travelling, and eating far too much chocolate.

Find out more at: http://www.gaynortorrance.com
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I'm pleased to have you as a friend, and thanks for getting in touch with me. I started writing in 2010. I only have one book published at th…more
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I'm pleased to have you as a friend, and thanks for getting in touch with me. I started writing in 2010. I only have one book published at the moment, Revenge, but I have others which are complete. I am currently submitting my latest, Step Up or Die to some literary agents, but it's a slow process. (less)
Gaynor Torrance Keep refining your work until it’s the best it can possibly be. Then, don’t give up, even if you get a string of rejections. I completed 'Revenge' (th…moreKeep refining your work until it’s the best it can possibly be. Then, don’t give up, even if you get a string of rejections. I completed 'Revenge' (the first book in the DI Jemima Huxley thriller series) back in 2013 and initially self-published it. Last year it was picked up by Sapere Books, who liked it so much that they are going to publish the series.(less)
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The Cardiff Killings by Gaynor Torrance
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Couldn't put it down. It's weird when you live close to the area and all the names of places that you have visited some of them"
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The Marquess Club Killings by Gaynor Torrance
"I really enjoyed this. It starts with a couple of abductions, one of which is a prominent judge, so this becomes a priority for Jemima and her team on her 1st day back from maternity leave.

I was immediately hooked from the start and the intrigue of t" Read more of this review »
The Marquess Club Killings by Gaynor Torrance
"High court judge, Rory Lawson goes missing. A bound and gagged body is found. Jemina's team uncovers a shocking link to Judge Lawson. She must find the judge before time runs out. A fast-paced thriller that kept me reading until the final end. Great " Read more of this review »
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"It's hard enough to come back to The Job after a year away on maternity leave, but to come back as a DI and immediately be thrown into a pair of (possibly) connected weird incidents is daunting. I find that this is book 5 in series, but that didn't l" Read more of this review »
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“The ritual had been far harder than he'd ever imagined, and the moment of death was almost a relief.”
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“Religious establishments made her feel uneasy. The very idea of surrendering to such an ideology seemed nothing more than mass brainwashing. It defied logic yet appeared to offer comfort and hope to people who desired a sense of belonging.”
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“The ritual had been far harder than he'd ever imagined, and the moment of death was almost a relief.”
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