Profile: Rosemary Gemmell

About This Author

A freelance writer for many years, Rosemary Gemmell’s short stories and articles are published in UK magazines, in the US, and Online and she has won a few short story prizes over the years. She is author of two historical novels (as Romy): Dangerous Deceit, from Champagne Books, and Mischief at Mulberry Manor, and a short contemporary romantic/fantasy novella from Tirgearr Publishing, The Aphrodite Touch. Her two middle grade books (as Ros), Summer of the Eagles and The Jigsaw Puzzle, were both first published as ebooks by MuseItUp Publishing. She indulged her love of literature, history and culture by achieving a BA Hons followed by a Masters in Humanities degree as a mature student. Happily married with two grown-up children, she loves to dance! She loves a good mystery, adventure, or romance – sometimes all at once. Rosemary lives in the beautiful, but rainy, west coast of Scotland and is a member of the Society of Authors, the Scottish Association of Writers and the Romantic Novelists’ Association.

This Author's Books

Fourteen short stories, from a prize-winning writer, that have been previously published in magazines, or have won or been commended in competitions. From family situations and relationships to stories with real emotional depth.
ISBN: 9781785105517
Published: 16 February 2015
England, August 1813. Lydia Hetherington is uninterested in society balls or marriage, until her brother's friend, Lord Marcus Sheldon, rides into her life to unseat her from her horse and unsettle her heart. An undercover spy for the government, Sheldon ....
ISBN: 9781784078645
Published: 11 July 2014
Twelve quirky short stories of mixed genre from light crime to fantasy and black humour. For readers who want something a little different. A couple of them have been published in magazines and some have been mentioned in competitions.
ISBN: 9781786101778
Published: 29 September 2015
Mischief at Mulberry Manor is a Victorian novella with romance and ghost story set around Twelfth Night.When Maryanne Robertson visits her cousins’ old manor house for the Twelfth Night Masked Ball in 1859, she does not expect to find the manor haunted or....
ISBN: 9781782991403
Published: 30 January 2013
The legacy of her beloved grandmother's cottage in the Scottish village of Kilcraig seems like the ideal solution after Christy Morrison’s recent trauma. Until the threats begin. Can she trust her heart and allow herself to fall in love again? When Ross M....
ISBN: 9781786974938
Published: 30 November 2016
When 13 year old Stephanie (Stevie) is orphaned and slightly lamed in a terrible accident, her life completely changes and her dreams of ever running for Scotland are over. Her Gran is soon no longer able to cope with Stevie’s moods, and sends her to an a....
ISBN: 9781782992455
Published: 14 March 2013
Twelve-year-old asthmatic Daniel stays with his bossy cousin, Amy, her mum, and two cats in the Scottish countryside during the Christmas holidays while his parents take a trip to sort out their problems. When Amy and Daniel make up an old jigsaw puzzle, ....
ISBN: 9781782999416
Published: 3 August 2015
This is the third collection of short stories from prize-winning author Rosemary Gemmell. Fourteen light-hearted and heart-warming stories of romance and relationships. Many of them previously published in magazines, some short-listed in competitions.
ISBN: 9781786972903
Published: 9 September 2016