5.0 out of 5 stars The Beauty of Love, January 10, 2014
By Carolyn – See all my reviews
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This review is from: Why? (Paperback)
Love takes many forms all of which are, in my opinion, truly beautiful. Clearly the author agrees with me as he tells a lovely tale of love. It is sad, funny, warm, perverse and above all, beautiful. If you choose this title you will be the better for it. A masterpiece Mr Kemp. Congratulations.


By Daniel Jones – See all my reviews
This review is from: Why? (Paperback)

Daniel Kemp’s new book WHY? sets the bar very high, even for him. I found Why? a pleasant read full of complex and compelling social issues. The players in this story were likeable but conflicted and came to life right before my eyes as I read the pages hungrily. Every man remembers fondly back to the day when sex was new, exciting and a test to his manhood. Why? by Danny Kemp, captures that magical time in the pages of his latest offering Why? Mr. Kemp is a master story-teller in every sense of the word. Writers like Daniel Kemp only come along but once in a lifetime. This story was full of sexual tension and the fumblings of youth trying to find their way in the suburbs of modern England. This read was refreshing and mildly erotic; but not salacious in any way. Danny Jones author, writer, speaker.

5.0 out of 5 stars I know WHY?, December 21, 2013
By Vonda Norwood (California, USA) – See all my reviews
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How do I express how this story made me feel? I think back when Laura and Terry met: His love for her; perhaps it was the life he could sense, something he knew was precious, but futile to believe she could experience. It was like he knew something without knowing exactly what, but what he felt was so intense, he was captivated. As for Laura’s love for him, that I believe was at first sight. I believe she always knew what she was going to do. I can’t say much without giving spoilers! I won’t do that.

You’ll want to read what unfolds in this story, rather than have someone tell you. So I won’t tell you!!!

Addressing the sex: Yes; some things are truly wicked, but they are not detailed to give a reader their experiences. Some things are erotic, but not written as a complete erotica type of experience. There’s just enough which is needed, no more, no less. Even though the story centers around characters who are totally OBSESSED with sex, this is NOT a story about sex.

This is a story about freedom and responsibility, and yes, love, and in the end, I won’t say! :-X
This is the first story I have read, where the ending made me realize the magnitude of the story I read. As I was reading the finale, I thought of all the characters and the things that went on, and that were said… I find it frustrating because I have so much to say about it. I keep pulling my fingers from the keys, so I won’t give anything away!!! LOLOLOL

Danny Kemp has a magnificent way of creating stories that stick with you. I very much enjoy his stories!!! This one’s gonna stay with me! I was fascinated and entertained!!!

5.0 out of 5 stars a damn good read with a twist, 22 Dec 2013
By Andy R. Wilson “crazy and loving it” (leicester, UK) – See all my reviews
This review is from: Why? (Paperback)
I had previously read this authors other work “The Desolate Garden” and enjoyed it immensely, The front cover is outstanding and is to the point. This book is a short story consisting of 77 pages that from the very first page makes you want to never put it down till the end. A gripping story of love and lust and passion, written in a style that I enjoyed and a rival to Jeffrey Archer’s short stories although slightly more racer than his are. The characters are believable and the story credible and I didn’t see the end twist to which I will say nothing about.

I would recommend this book to anyone, shame I didn’t get this review done before people could have bought this book as a Christmas stocking filler for anybody who enjoys reading books. This author has far to go and I cannot wait for his next best seller, watch this space Mr Kemp is going places.

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Why?     US KINDLE.

Signed copies….


About Daniel Kemp

Daniel Kemp’s introduction to the world of espionage and mystery happened at an early age when his father was employed by the War Office in Whitehall, London, at the end of WWII. However, it wasn’t until after his father died that he showed any interest in anything other than himself! On leaving academia he took on many roles in his working life: a London police officer, mini-cab business owner, pub tenant and licensed London taxi driver, but never did he plan to become a writer. Nevertheless, after a road traffic accident left him suffering from PTSD and effectively—out of paid work for four years, he wrote and self-published his first novel —The Desolate Garden. Within three months of publication, that book was under a paid option to become a $30 million film. The option lasted for five years until distribution became an insurmountable problem for the production company. All seven of his novels are now published by Creativia with the seventh—The Widow’s Son, completing a three book series alongside: What Happened In Vienna, Jack? and Once I Was A Soldier. Under the Creativia publishing banner, The Desolate Garden went on to become a bestselling novel in World and Russian Literature in 2017. The following year, in May 2018, his book What Happened In Vienna, Jack? was a number one bestseller on four separate Amazon sites: America, UK, Canada, and Australia.  Although it's true to say that he mainly concentrates on what he knows most about; murders laced by the mystery involving spies, his diverse experience of life shows in the short stories he writes, namely: Why? A Complicated Love, and the intriguing story titled The Story That Had No Beginning. He is the recipient of rave reviews from a prestigious Manhattan publication and described as—the new Graham Green—by a highly placed employee of Waterstones Books, for whom he did a countrywide tour of book signing events. He has also appeared on 'live' television in the UK publicising that first novel of his. He continues to write novels, poetry and the occasional quote; this one is taken from the beginning of Once I Was A Soldier There is no morality to be found in evil. But to recognise that which is truly evil one must forget the rules of morality.
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