Category Archives: John’s Novels

Book Promo Video . . . Almost Perfect

My first historical thriller novel was written while I was living in a 13th Century stone Chateau in the south of France several years ago.  The house had a magic of its own and it seems as if the carved … Continue reading

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Looking for an Author’s Assistant . . . pass the word

I could definitely use some help (not only the mental kind!).  I am looking for an author assistant to help with all the details it takes to get several novels and business books out of my mac and into the … Continue reading

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New Promo Video for my Pirate Novel: Bad Company

When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature.   ~Ernest Hemingway Like most young boys I was fascinated by Pirates!  I would make a black eyepatch, find a floppy hat and … Continue reading

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When Truth Catches Up With Fiction . . .

Setting the context:  The global annual revenue from illegal drug sales is currently $400 billion dollars, and growing.  And it’s all in cash! The more potent the drugs the stronger the addiction and thus the greater the need for more drugs.  … Continue reading

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Back to the Source . . . Insights and Inspiration

After a year and a half of blogging and over 340 blogs, I took some time out this Christmas holiday to look back over all my entries and to think about where the inspiration and insights for my blogs come … Continue reading

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Disposable Razor Blades and the Kindle App

I love Kindle, but I don’t own a Kindle. You might think that doesn’t make sense, so let me explain.  I write all my thriller novels in Kindle e-Book format and my publisher, Endeavour Press in London, publishes them on … Continue reading

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Pirates, Then and Now . . .Bad Company (my new thriller novel)

In my mind far too much attention is focused on big business.  Politicians pander to them, make concessions to appease them, skew the tax laws in their favor and allow them to manipulate their balance sheets with offshore investments, R&D … Continue reading

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