John Barber has been writing professionally since 1996 by contributing 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 re-opened an investigation into the famous murder mystery of 1907.

Murder at the Fleetwood John Barber’s latest release:

A new Inspector Winwood murder mystery

Murder at the Fleetwood

available as an eBook for $2.99.


The Murder Mystery Weekend at the Fleetwood Arms Hotel is thrown into chaos when one of the guests is murdered.


Many guests are members of the local amateur dramatic society and they all have solid alibis.


This black comedy of manners uncovers the sexual relationships between members of the club as the investigation digs deeper into their private and professional lives.

John Barber, author