Book List in Order: 13 titles


  • A political thriller following an old-fashioned, one-nation Tory whose family company is forced into liquidation. He loses his family and his dignity and ends up on the streets; but in the end takes revenge on the members of his party whom he beli...



  • “The whole country is afraid. People favour the armistice and support the Maréchal. Do not assume anyone will not betray you. Above all, remember the French now hate the English...” It is Christmas 1940, Harry Cardwell and his son Frank escorti...



  • He seemed thinner than Harry remembered, still boyish though he must now be nearly forty: formerly Lieutenant ‘Bunny’ Andrews, leaning on a walking-stick with his smile and genuine delight at shaking the hand of his one-time Lance-Corporal, Harry...



  • It is 1945. Victorious London and her country are exhausted; conflict and confusion dominate the ruins of Köln and Berlin, of Italy and fascist Spain; while a ruthless banditry will soon control the secret world in Washington's Foggy Bottom - its te...



  • “Your wife’s been captured – and, I’m afraid, tortured.” The senior officer across the desk looked up: “She was heard to scream. We don’t know for how long.” The officer stood up: “I’m very sorry,” he said and shook Harry’s ha...



  • When this book was first published in the 1980’s, it was dramatised by BBC Radio. After only one episode, the Thatcher government tried to have it taken off air. The then heads of the BBC decided Maximum Credible Accident was ‘factually correct a...



  • ‘We are strangers who meet in hell,’ she’d written to him in her first letter: ‘We need hide nothing from one another.’ But now that hell has disappeared, it might not be so easy not to hide.A Long Road Home follows the love and brief laugh...



  • Morgan Hunter-Brown is ‘Railway Joe’, employed by Interpol to investigate smuggling and financial espionage in cold-war Europe. Alone as always at Christmas, he’s the agent called up for a chase that will lead him north to Germany, ‘home’ t...



  • In the trenches they call him the ‘Cheviot Sting’ - Harry Cardwell, a tough young Lance-Jack you wouldn’t challenge even at arm-wrestling. The 21 year-old shepherd from the border hills is already one of the ‘veterans’ of the Somme battlefi...







  • The book you must read in case it's true Max John believes he has discovered the origin of Hiv/Aids. The old soldiers and the spies know that he has. Once Max is dead they hunt down his girlfriend Tess and the evidence she is carrying - a desperate c...