LoveReading

Becoming a member of the LoveReading community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…

Find out more

Sue Williams - Author

About the Author

Now 60, Sue Williams took early retirement from the Civil Service aged 51, having managed career information, advice and guidance services for adults for over 21 years. 

Coventry-based, Sue embarked on a journey of exploration. Inspired to collect stories and compile inspirational books from the many entrepreneurial women she met, she first published Believe You Can Succeed in 2013. Nominated for a Women Inspiring Women award that year, Sue went on to publish her second anthology Believe You Can in 2015. Her Poetry collection: I Am Unique achieved No.1 status on Amazon in 2017.

Sue runs events for authors, and her inspirational Believe oracle cards are available as an award-winning app. She is currently compiling a third anthology Believe You Can Live a Life You Love at 50+

Featured books by Sue Williams

Other books by Sue Williams

Girl Who Climbed Everest: The inspirational story of Alyssa Azar, Australia's Youngest Adventurer

Girl Who Climbed Everest: The inspirational story of Alyssa Azar, Australia's Youngest Adventurer

Author: Sue Williams Format: eBook Release Date: 19/09/2016

'I believe that nothing is impossible if you dare to dream, plan and take action. I'm an ordinary girl who simply refused to give up on a dream, and that's all it takes to succeed in life.'Alyssa Azar is unstoppable. When she was just eight years old, she walked the gruelling Kokoda Track, the youngest person in the world to do so. At twelve she climbed the ten highest peaks in Australia. Two years later she touched the top of Mount Kilimanjaro. Now, at the age of nineteen, she has reached the roof of the world: the summit of Mount Everest. The Girl Who Climbed Everest is the inspiring story of how an ordinary girl from country Queensland worked towards ascending the world's highest peak. Through passion, determination and immense hard work, and despite being turned back twice - once by a deadly avalanche and the second time by a devastating earthquake that nearly claimed her life - Alyssa is the youngest Australian to have achieved this extraordinary feat. She shares the thrills and heartbreaking disappointments on the road to reaching her goal, and explains how she finds the courage and motivation to keep going in the face of overwhelming danger and adversity. Above all, Alyssa's story shows us that we can achieve anything if we dare to dream big.

Outback Heroines

Outback Heroines

Author: Sue Williams Format: eBook Release Date: 25/09/2013

Horse-whispering, crocodile-hunting and single-handedly changing an 80-kilo flat tyre on a road train in 40-degree heat...there is nothing these modern-day outback women can't do. But when it comes to hardship and heartbreak, they've endured far more than their fair share. Living and working in some of the most remote spots in the world, they've had to become experts at turning tragedy into triumph. Our former Miss World finds a new start in the bush; an adventurer crosses one of the world's harshest deserts on camelback; a single mum becomes a truck driver to make ends meet and a former nurse takes over the famous Birdsville Hotel. This book is a tribute to the great Australian Outback from those who live and work at the heart of it.'[These women] simply took my breath away with the kind of courage, daring and resilience that have seen them overcome sometimes crushing difficulties.' Georgie Parker

Getting There: Journeys Of An Accidental Adventurer

Getting There: Journeys Of An Accidental Adventurer

Author: Sue Williams Format: eBook Release Date: 01/08/2011

Author Sue Williams recounts her earliest world travels - solo, with a companion and as part of a dysfunctional group - across five continents, surviving adventures and misadventures ranging from the hilarious to the downright hair-raising.

Christmas Passed and Presence

Christmas Passed and Presence

Author: Sue Williams Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/11/2010

A Collection of lyrical, funny, witty and topical poems, just for the Christmas Season

And Then the Darkness The Fascinating Story of the Disappearance of Peter Falconio and the Trials of Joanne Lees

And Then the Darkness The Fascinating Story of the Disappearance of Peter Falconio and the Trials of Joanne Lees

Author: Sue Williams Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/01/2006

Peter Falconio's disappearance in 2001 sparked one of the biggest manhunts and mysteries in Australia's history. The only witness was Peter's girlfriend, Joanne Lees, who was found wandering the highway, her hands bound in front of her and tape matted in her hair. Sue Williams tells the story.

Author Info

Twitter Updates

If this is your author page then you can share your Twitter updates with your readers right here on LoveReading

Find out more

Facebook Updates

If this is your author page then you can share your Facebook updates with your readers right here on LoveReading

Find out more