From the Author
The Look of Love is a romance on several different levels. It is based on the relationships of five girls at University. There is the traditional and rather typical love triangle for Chrissy with youth verses wealth in the form of Scott and Adam. Jo is flighty and far too easy going. Angela is an incessant gossip. And Louise's interest in Victoria is both bumpy and surprising. The story revolves around an eventful night out that acts as a catalyst for all the relationships. Louise ends up rescuing Victoria from a brawl, Angela finds her soulmate, and after an argument with Scott, Chrissy finds herself with Adam. But both Scott and Adam are far more dangerous than they at first appear, so Chrissy has her work cut out deciding who will win out. The money game she plays with Adam is a particular high point. Oh, and there's a wedding and a murder.
About the Author
I was born in Manchester in the North West of England in 1957. Although I have moved around a bit, Manchester is still both my physical and spiritual home. I am a Northerner. I am also married to Rosanna, and have been now for twenty-one years. I have an imagination that began when I was very young and never waned. I also like reading and so it was no surprise I suppose when I started writing. Because I am an unknown who has never been picked up by either an Agent or mainstream Publisher, I am a bit of a one man band. I even do my own covers and have become a bit of a digital artist as a result. I started writing when I was young and very bad. Now I am older and a lot better. My writing has improved too. I write science fiction, fantasy and romance stories. I also like to mix and match with romance in science fiction and so on. Female characters feature very prominently in my stories, many of them in strong and attractive leading roles. The reason for this is that I like women, a lot. In fact I adore everything about them, so it is no surprise that I enjoy reading stories where women feature prominently and that I should also enjoy writing stories where women feature prominently. It gives my stories a female bias, but I think they are better for it. I also like every character, even the monsters and villains, to have a realistic reason for being and doing what they do. Like reality, everything blurs. There is no right or wrong, just different viewpoints that lead to conflict. But I also like my out and out villains to be really bad. If you like science fiction, thrillers and romance stories with particular emphasis on leading female characters that are exciting and adventurous, look no further. You can also visit my website at booksandstories.com.