John C. Stannard

John C.

Born in Brighton in 1946, John now lives in Reading with his wife Angie. Although most of his working life was spent in finance, he has been musically active since the sixties.
Since retiring he has completed this, his first novel, and continued to develop and enjoy his musical projects producing several new albums.

Author's books

The GRiPPENHAM Tales - The Hidden Truth
John C. 
by Laura Sarjeant
I was kindly sent this book by Austin Macauley Publishers in exchange of an honest review. With my first experience of reading a book from the genre of Fantasy not being a very positive one I was...


When young Arthur learns that his friend Tom has stumbled onto a crime scene and had a close encounter with the strange perpetrators, he rushes to visit his friend and to learn more about the events of the day. Then a dark stranger pretending to be Tom's Uncle Jeremy leaves a mysterious package containing a mind controlling Potion for Tom and so begins an adventure which none of those involved could have possibly imagined. The theft of some of GRiPPENHAM's famous Copper Beeches, the Potion left...

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