Geraint Ellis

Biography

Born on the Isle of Anglesey - a stone’s throw from the ancestral home of the Tudors, the author hails from a long line of creative artists who lived in Beaumaris.
His great, great, great grandfather born a decade before Beethoven, was an organ builder and musician. (Google, Lewis Ellis Anglesey)
Educated in Germany, Oxford and York, the author’s professional career was in Education in England. He retired at the age of fifty two, and returned to live in his native Wales. He is married to Margaret, and they have two sons, Matthew and Robert.

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Books

Trumpet Style in Jazz
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General
If you are a musician, a non-musician, a jazz-fan, a social historian or a researcher of American music, then this book will prove invaluable to you, for it contains a series of entertaining face-to-face discussions between the author and leading performers of the day.
Telling Silences
Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Product Description: Think John Freeman’s ‘Face to Face,’ HBO’s ‘In Treatment’, or Laurie Taylor’s ‘In Confidence’, and you have the scene: A consultation between two people. The difference here however is that you not only eaves-drop in the psychologist’s consulting room, but ‘listen-in’ to his innermost thoughts, while following the tale of a family torn apart by secrets.
Brief Encounters
Price: $3.11 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Eight humorous stories, many of which deal with the confusions that arise when we become over-concerned about our image – when we care too much what others will think of us. But in our over-eagerness to create that ‘hip-cool-nobody’s-fool’ image and thereby gain the admiration of our peers, we can, all too easily, become the sport of all our passing ideas …
Let's Play Pretend
Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Let’s Play Pretend A thematically multi-layered story of jazz life, drug addiction, rehabilitation, a happy marriage, the deep bonding of two males, and coping with ageing … But then there are the three desperately serious things we rarely allow ourselves to talk about or act upon in life …

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