Never one to turn down a challenge, 32 year old Invernesian Yvonne Marrs thrives on all manner of life interests.
She is an avid reader of Colin Dexter (Inspector Morse series), Terry Pratchett (Discworld series), Lilian Jackson Braun (The Cat Who.. series) and Alexander McCall Smith (The Ladies No1 Detective Agency series).
Plus anything else that happens to catch her eye…
Having developed a love for jazz music, she specifically idolizes Dave Koz, The Sax Pack, David Sanborn, Jools Holland and Candy Dulfer.
Yvonne admits to having a soft spot for Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, A League of Their Own, QI, American Pickers, Wheeler Dealers and Top Gear; new jazz groups; orchids and Radley bags.
DID YOU KNOW?
1. She sponsors Sinbad, a beautiful male lion at the Born Free Foundation.
2. Yvonne is also seriously into her photography. (Check out Weston Photographics)
3. In April 2010, Yvonne met her idol Dave Koz during his UK tour. In February 2011, Yvonne was gobsmacked to receive an email from Dave himself, thanking her for her generous gift of a copy of her ‘baby’! In 2012, when Yvonne gave Dave a copy of her latest book at his London show, she was amazed that he remembered her – and her books!
4. Yvonne’s books sell worldwide, including recent sales in Japan and Brazil.
If you wish to get in touch with Yvonne, please use the contact form on the Home page of this site to email her direct.