Gerald Wixey

Biography

It would be fair to describe my working life as being too dull to be worthy of a mention. Apart from a whistle blowing incident that crashed through the official secrets act and got me on to the front page of the Observer that is. This was enough excitement compressed into a few months and involved Atomic Energy Authority police and late night meeting with journalists, worthy of a novel in itself.
My writing gives me what was so lacking in my employment. It moves me in that extreme way that excites the young. It heightens the emotions, keeps me awake at night and when I eventually sleep, it bursts into my dreams and wakes me up. I’ve become obsessed about my craft. All of my titles concern themselves with the politics of relationships, anything from the dynamics of children running wild in the playground to the more perfidious aspects of adult liaisons. I’m especially drawn to the darkly illicit world of lovers, hypocrites and gossips. I occasionally dwell in the mind of the more extreme, the corrupt, the violent and even the homicidal. I write books that explore relationships, dark, erotic, suspenseful and perfect reading for night owls.
I’ve a wonderful wife and three strong, independent children. That should have been enough to discourage an overzealous approach to socialising and arguing. Should have, fortunately it tempered my attitude to both to a degree. I started writing as a tribute to my father, a short tempered rogue, raconteur, ex-boxer and a man who I knew would put his head through a brick wall to defend his family. In fact thinking about it, he did just that a couple of times. Also a fond remembrance of my first twenty four years in this world. Raised in a busy pub, pleasure was everywhere and common sense nowhere. At present I am studying for a Degree in Creative Writing with the University of Oxford. I have always lived in and around Wantage, a peaceful down-land market town on the edge of the Berkshire downs.

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Books

A Boneless Kiss
Series: Small Town Mystery Thrillers. Price: Free! Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Helen Mably is a sex-obsessed academic with a brilliant mind and a deeply disturbed past. Twenty years earlier Helen was a carefree precocious teenager, until she was raped by three policemen in a police social club.
Small Town Nocturne
Series: Small Town Mystery Thrillers. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A married man sleeps with a property developer's wife. A simple, discreet fling he thinks, but this singular act suddenly finds him in the middle of a huge conspiracy involving local politicians, illegal property deals and a youth club run by a man with a taste for youngsters at the lower end of the teenage scale. This tightly paced thriller builds to a shocking denouement.
4 Bones Sleeping
Series: Small Town Mystery Thrillers. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 87,300. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
How did a girl’s suicide at her posh boarding school connect to four bodies burnt to a crisp in a London club thirty five years earlier. Jack Carter knows the answer and he’s fighting a dangerous old enemy on one front and an inquisitive police officer on the other. What does he do? Tell the truth and go to prison? Say nothing and risk the wrath of an avenging psychopath?
Salt of Their Blood
Series: Small Town Mystery Thrillers. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 98,690. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Ecstasy, revenge and a murderer on the loose in a small town. Two intense, passionate and illicit love affairs separated by twelve years and both connected to one murderer.
Beneath
Price: Free! Words: 74,120. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Suspense/Mystery
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Michael meets Ruby, a beautiful, emotionally damaged young woman. She has extreme masochistic tendencies. Michael is desperate to find out why Ruby needs to be humiliated this way. He stumbles across Caleb & Eve’s online profile. For Michael to make sense of things he needs to get close to Caleb and Eve. He makes contact through their web-site and his descent into hell begins.

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