Garry Boyd

Biography

Garry Boyd was born in Sydney in 1945 and attended high school at Fort Street Boys. He represented the school at cricket and tennis.

After marrying in 1971, the family moved to Gulgong in Central West New South Wales and he became involved in the coal industry, which lasted twenty-three years. In 1996 he graduated with a Bachelor of Business degree from Charles Sturt University.

A sea change called and in 2001 he moved to Tea Garden where he is actively involved in community work.

Books

Words That Rattled In My Head
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A collection of poems and short stories, mostly set in the Australian bush.
Black Gold
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
With his job under threat from a vindictive boss (his ex-wife's father) Coalmine engineer Mitch Mayne is plunged into the secretive and dangerous world of international terrorism. Hunter Valley Mines are targeted by a group planning to end Australia's geographical isolation from terrorism and 'terrify the nation out of its senses'.
Billy Two
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Set around Oodnadatta in central South Australia near the Simpson Desert, Billy Two is a cops and robbers story with many twists. This harsh country is the perfect setting for Billy Two Rivers, an expert tracker, to locate two murderers in this vast and unforgiving land. Romance with the cattle station owner's new wife and a suspenseful chase through the desert will keep you interested to the end.
Blind Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lola Catrell is a young woman who journeys to the Gulgong Goldfields in 1871 to act as tutor for 8 year old Prue. The booming goldfields township is vividly brought to life as Lola befriends Dylan, a Welsh miner and a larrikin Irishman. She battles the ruthless stepfather, a scheming paedophile and corruption that is rife within the town. Her journey begins in Sydney, her life begins in Gulgong.

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