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Gavin Extence was born in 1982 and grew up in the interestingly named village of Swineshead, Lincolnshire. From the ages of 5-11, he enjoyed a brief but illustrious career as a chess player, winning numerous national championships and travelling to Moscow and St Petersburg to pit his wits against the finest young minds in Russia. He won only one game.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Gavin Extence

The Empathy Problem by Gavin Extence
The Empathy Problem
Gavin Extence
A must read if ever there was one, this is just stunning. A simple premise, yet it slams with impact, 32 year old banker Gabriel has a malignant brain tumour and six months left to live. As time ticks by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018
The Empathy Problem by Gavin Extence
The Empathy Problem
Gavin Extence
One of our Books of the Year 2016. September 2016 eBook of the Month. A must read if ever there was one, this is just stunning. A simple premise, yet it slams with impact, 32 year...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2016
The Mirror World of Melody Black by Gavin Extence
Reader Reviewed The Mirror World of Melody Black
Gavin Extence
A surprisingly intimate and compelling read, and one that exposes an emotionally challenging and often hidden world. The diverting way in which the author introduces Abby, suggests that something is essentially different, but at the same time she feels extraordinarily...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/03/2016
The Mirror World of Melody Black by Gavin Extence
Reader Reviewed The Mirror World of Melody Black
Gavin Extence
March 2015 Book of the Month. A surprisingly intimate and compelling read, and one that exposes an emotionally challenging and often hidden world....
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/03/2015
The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence
The Universe Versus Alex Woods
Gavin Extence
One of our Books of the Year 2013. We meet a 17-year old Alex as he is stopped by customs at Dover with a glove compartment full of marijuana and Mr Peterson's urn of ashes on the passenger seat beside...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2013
The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence
The Universe Versus Alex Woods
Gavin Extence
February 2013 Debut of the Month. Sad, funny, entertaining and profound The Universe versus Alex Woods is a tale of an unexpected friendship, an unlikely hero and an improbable journey which we...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2013

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