John Barber, Author
Links to all published novels and anthologies, a selection of published articles
and blogs can be found below.
John Barber’s novels are set in fictional English towns where sexual intrigue and
political in-fighting is rife beneath a pleasant, small town veneer of respectability.
They fall within the cozy, traditional British detective sections of mystery fiction.
He has been writing professionally since 1996 when he began to contribute articles
to magazines on social and local history. His first published book in 2002 was a
non-fiction work entitled The Camden Town Murder which investigated a famous murder
mystery of 1907 and names the killer. This is still available in softback and as
His novels and other books are published through Smashwords and the full text of
his interview with them outlining his background, literary influences and published
works can be found here.
John Barber is now editing an on line newspaper and further biographical information
can be found at Ward Times.