Josephine Kennedy Smart Jamieson

Josephine Kennedy Smart

Josephine Jamieson was born in Ayr on February 9th 1956 to James and Freda Anderson. She lived in Aberdeen later in life for 31 years. She was a mother of four, until her eldest child Dean was brutally taken away from her through murder. This is her story.

Author's books

Last Touch
Josephine Kennedy Smart 
by Miriam Smith
Oh my! *Deep Breath* Goodness, I didn't realise just how hard a read and how emotionally exhausting "Last Touch" by Josephine Jamieson was going to be.


Dean Jamieson was murdered on 04/04/2006, leaving an irreplaceable void in the lives of those who held him dear. Dean's mother, Josephine, pens a devastating novel that is a deeply intimate and personal examination of the life and death of her child and the grief that accompanies such a loss.Jamieson critiques the landscape following an untimely death; the support of the social sector and the police, the role of the media and reportage and the effect on family.Jamieson's prose, whilst at times...

Author's News

'Last Touch' by Jo Jamieson

Jo Jamieson Hits Headlines Talking About Her Agonising Journey

Jo Jamieson has hit the headlines talking about the agonising journey she has gone through. With her son's killer being released from prison after serving only six years of his sentence, the articles ensures a chilling read.

Two of Our Authors, Josephine Kennedy Smart Jamieson and Sarah Guppy, In The Sunday Post

Two of Our Authors Are In The Sunday Post

Author of 'Last Touch' (Josephine Kennedy Smart Jamieson) and 'A Dwarf's Tale' (Sarah Guppy) are in The Sunday Post.

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