About the author

Bryan is a retired businessman, married with a grown up family. His early years were spent on a farm before setting up a family run business manufacturing beauty equipment. He spent over twenty years travelling to trade shows and exhibitions around the world. After 30 years of running a successful company, he retired to fulfil his passion for gardening and writing. He had completed two drafts of ‘The Nene Queen,’ when they lost their German Shepherd Gemma. He felt compelled to write this personal memoir of a rescue dog and her devoted owners. ‘The life and times of Gemma,’ is a touching tribute to her charismatic life, and the profound impact she left on his.