Mary Torjussen is an English author who debuted on the scene with her novel, Gone Without a Trace. She would later release the twisting novel, The Girl I Used To Be in 2018.

Torjussen attended Liverpool John Moores University where she earned her MA in Creative Writing. After graduation she would spend several years working as a teacher before taking the time to write her first novel.

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Publication Order of Standalone Novels

My Time, Your Time (2014)Description / Buy at
The Lonely Cool Before Dawn (2014)Description / Buy at
Gone Without a Trace (2016)Description / Buy at
The Girl I Used to Be (2018)Description / Buy at
The Closer You Get (2020)Description / Buy at

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The Girl I Used to Be is a twisting novel of psychological suspense that focuses on a woman with nothing left to lose. Gemma is a married real estate agent with a shaky marriage. One night she has a dinner with a prospective client and she wakes up the next day hungover and furious with herself for drinking too much. She soon starts to regret much more as she starts to receive mementos from the night before. A picture of a hallway kiss is followed by a video of her complaining about her marriage and it gets worse from there, much worse. She doesn’t remember any of it as the blackmail begins and only gets worse. She fears for her marriage and feels her life spiraling out of control. The situation brings back memories of her past, memories that may be reaching into her present.

Mary also wrote Gone Without a Trace about a girl named Hannah Monroe who has just lost her boyfriend. She’s not only lost him, he’s seemingly disappeared without a trace.All of their texts, photos, and social media has been wiped clean and there is no record of them ever having been together. She sets off on a search to find him, but finds that the search is leading her into madness. In order to discover the truth, she’ll have to face the shocking truth.

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