Roy Jenner

Biography

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You should be reading my books, not this profile, but please read on. I was born in London years ago and have travelled the world. I served in Egypt with Her Majesty’s Armed forces and spent interesting years there. My wife and I settled in New Zealand in 1963 and are still settled. New Zealand is a good place to be. I worked every facet of the meat industry until 1984 when I moved into real estate sales and enjoyed glorious years with a top real estate company in New Zealand. My success with them is well documented. Mary and I have 4 sons – 8 grandsons and 3 granddaughters and now 3 great grandchildren. I love music and fulfilled a dream a few years back when I travelled to Memphis and Nashville Tennessee. It was worth the wait. I love to write and have written 14 crime thrillers which will appear on these pages for sale as E BOOKS at competitive prices for the world to read. ‘Mostly crime thrillers set in both New Zealand and England – entwining the heart and encompassing Devon and Kent and the Home Counties. An interesting read I am informed. Many people have enjoyed it. Watch this space for news of gripping reading being released. All hard work to write making it easier to read. You won't be disappointed. Thank you. Enjoy.

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Books

Not Without Reason
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,590. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective, Plays
The world’s richest fugitive absconded from the Antipodes with a fortune in New Zealand dollars having outwitted a syndicate of ruthless business men who had exploited trusting investors. Under a new identity Glenys Hastings became domiciled in Torquay believing she was safe from the wrath of her peers incarcerated in New Zealand prisons, but stronger powers capitalised on her complacency.
Winter's Song
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Biographical
Ten people of senior years reveal the secrets of their lifetimes. Read what brought them to Winter’s Song, a place for the aged and infirm, as they unlock their minds to reveal their personal stories of struggle and success on their journeys through the sensational 20th century. Personal tragedies and world wars left their marks on their hearts and minds.
The Shadow of the Black Sheep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 174,060. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Laurie Davidson returns to his homeland. As he opens up old wounds of family heartbreak he is surprised by opportunities that confront him. New relationships attract interesting individuals into his world of music as he completes his journey of forgiveness. Love, laughter, heartbreak and tragedy blend together in these pages, delightfully seasoned with the music he carries in his heart
The Bringing Down of the Hawk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A family torn apart by World War 11. A saga filled with delightful characters and colourful worldly locations that explores local culture and describes in detail The Bringing Down of the Hawk. A tale of love and laughter, loyalty, pain and passion reaching from London’s East End to the wilds of New Zealand, Australia's Outback, the bustle of Paddy’s Markets and the iced terrain of Mt Erebus.
The Walnut Tree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,560. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A boy falls from an walnut tree seeded in the reign of George 3rd. His psychic mother learns that if the tree hadn’t grown the child couldn't have climbed to his death. Her spiritual advisers grant her the option of travelling back through time to abort the embryo of the tree thus enabling her to be reunited with her son whose twin brother still lives.If the tree never grew he would have lived.
There Is No Hiding Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1940 the bombs fell on London’s East End and the Green family wilted under the blast. Eleven siblings torn apart by the war were dispatched far and wide to evade the wrath of Hitler. Stepney Green was weeks old, his sister Tess two years when sent to East Anglia to live with an aunt. They were reasonably safe from the war, but never safe from death which lurked in the hedgerows of Poplar Farm.
Master of the House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Charlie Lampton was a star; Master of the House, as he proclaimed on stage, ‘the best innkeeper in town,’ but he became a slave to his destiny as he lost his wife through a failed marriage, his house through the pressure of a massive mortgage and all he owned to the hands of thieves. Things were destined to get worse when his best friend and theatrical understudy died in suspicious circumstance
House of Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,790. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Arson in New Zealand’s Heartland! A deserted farmhouse burns! Twenty years after deserting his family home Andrew Stuart returns to confront the horror of his bizarre memories of the home where his mother was murdered and his father hanged. The house burns and he is glad. Death and abduction were rife in his absence.. Unsolved cases of abduction are revisited as terror rules the countryside..
Did My Father Play Guitar?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A good cop-bad cop suspense story that will have you asking questions about Laurie Mason, fresh from prison with millions of dollars stashed away and intent on justice. Laurie is in search of a son of whom he was deprived; a son who resents a father he never knew. Country music and romance are part of a father/son story involving white collar crime and heartbreak in the outback of Australia
Off the Wall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Eric Dunsheath with an IQ of 191 is vertically challenged living life on the edge,. With death in his sights he lives alone, surrounded by immeasurable wealth. A bitter, vindictive man,he vows to serve retribution on society for the mean hand it dealt him. He has a plan; as have his adversaries who plot to relieve him of his identity and riches. What chance do they have? .'No chance,'.says Eric.
Wild In His Sorrow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Terry Stamp, promising All Black material, escaped the hangman’s noose. Two weeks after his conviction for the murder of his wife the death penalty was reinstated. He served fourteen years in prison before his innocence was proven. When free, with no home, no wife and his life in ruins, he seeks justice and travels the world in his pain to get it.He needs no help. The year is 2036.
Taken By Experts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Identical male twins; one a knight of the realm the other a conniving criminal. Each headed the list of New Zealand’s richest. Now one was dead. Which one? The tortured and defaced corpse found in the offices of a cold storage depot in Down Town Auckland was supposedly Anton, the bad boy of the two, but with the other brother missing and the dead man conveniently deficient of all fingers?
In the Shadow of the Hawk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A stirring sequel to The Bringing Down of the Hawk involving industrial espionage in New Zealand and the effect it has on the lives of Auckland business man Ted Starling and his bride Dawn Graham. Discover German fighter pilot ace Broer Altschul in action as part of Field Marshal Rommel’s North African campaign and describes the events that led to his relocation to New Zealand.
On the Lip of a Lion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Kidnap and treachery on the streets of Auckland. TV personality Kris Nevan scoffs when Santa Claus says he will take his daughter and demand a ten million dollar ransom for her return. Mr TV laughs on the other side of his face as Santa keeps his word and delivers his present of fear. A fairytale becomes a real life horror. But was it really Santa who took the ten million dollars and ran?

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Cas Peace
Latest book: For the Love of Daisy. Published January 22, 2010. (5.00 from 2 reviews)

Smashwords book reviews by Roy Jenner

  • For the Love of Daisy on Aug. 25, 2011

    Take the time to read a good book. Noisy wheels have not allowed me much time for reading these days, but Dalmation Daisy tramped her big paws across my screen and I had to read a chapter, or two, or three and more. As dog lover I no longer have a dog. This work by CAS PEACE makes me wish I did. Those people blessed to share their life with a four-legged friend will understand the full joy of dog loving and dog owning, (really they own you,) but it is seldom considered when overcome with the joy of the moment with a new puppy that they will outlive that sweet creature, but most times that happens. For the Love of Daisy covers the full cycle of the partnership, the shifting emotions, the sunshine and the shadows and identifies strongly with the emotions stored inside dog lovers. CAS PEACE does it so well. Her writing flows in the smooth style of her other novels that have made her the success she is. Read a good book. Read For the Love of Daisy and be glad. RJ New Zealand