John loves adventure, mountaineering, climbing, diving, rafting, sailing, writing, reading, food, wine & fun. His characters reflect these interests. He has traveled in 69 countries from the high mountains of Peru, the Karakoram, and the Hindu Kush, to the deserts of Australia, Africa, and China. From diving the Atlantic, Indian, Mediterranean, and Pacific Ocean to ascending previously unclimbed peaks within the Arctic circle of Northern Greenland; he is always searching for new interests and new ideas. His books are set against the background of his travels, where anything goes in the fight against evil.
SVETNA - Part One of The Chuck's World Saga
Seventeen years old, a young woman, brought up in a loving, sheltered environment, is kidnapped and forced into the shocking world of the sex trade.
Determined to survive her ordeal, she escapes and is rehabilitated by Bobby ‘Chuck‘ Blake, ex-special forces, adventurer, and soldier of fortune. Chuck is convinced that the gang that took Svetna, will come after her.
He is right.
Chuck and his team head for Copenhagen, for the inevitable showdown with the trafficker Paulo and his gang, but can Svetna and Chuck survive against overwhelming odds?
HUNTED - Part Two of The Chuck's World Saga
Anatoly Solokov, an enforcer for the Russian mafia, discovers his niece has been abducted, tortured, and murdered. Now Solokov wants revenge.
Bob Harrison, ex SAS and now a mercenary, is wanted for being the only man to have robbed a Namibian diamond mine. Working for Otto Von Beck, the Puppet Master, one of the most dangerous men in the world, Big Bob feels compelled to defy his employer.
Chuck Blake and Natasha Olsen are on the trail of a new sex slave trafficking ring, shipping young women from Eastern Europe to the capital cities of the West. Their aim is not just to break the ring, but also to rescue and rehabilitate the victims.
Four protagonists with different personal agendas, are set on a collision course with devastating consequences...
DESTRUCTION - Part Three of The Chuck's World Saga
Otto Von Beck, the Puppet Master, one of the most powerful men in the world, has given his orders.
Kill his wife. Kill his children.
Destroy his businesses, his homes, and anything and everything else you can think of.
But kill his wife, family, and friends first, because I want him to know before he dies that I was responsible for everything."
Chuck’s nemesis is going to destroy everything he has worked for all his life.
POWER - Part Four of The Chuck's World Saga
Sergei Grigorivitch is determined to avenge his dead friend. No one will stand in his way, not even Chuck Blake.
The Chinese triads are going to war and Chuck is caught in the middle.
Chuck is finally closing in on the Puppet Master, but his archenemy remains a powerful adversary.
No one, not even Chuck, can fight Spetsnaz special forces, the triads, and the Puppet master at the same time…or can he?
REVENGE - Part Five of The Chuck's World Saga
There’s a new Russian team. They’re going after Chuck’s wife, Alice. They’re going to attack the Haven. Can they win against Chuck’s new private army, The Haven militia?
Chuck must travel into the depths of the forests in the far north of Russia to hunt down and kill Sergei Grigorivitch. Will Chuck find him? Can he kill such a man?
Li Xiu Ying has sworn to take revenge against her father. And if she does will Chuck help her?
If it’s a challenge, and it’s dangerous, then that’s where you will find Bobby ‘Chuck’ Blake. He wouldn’t have it any other way…
TWINS - Part Six of The Chuck's World Saga
There’s a dark secret in the Nevada desert, outside of Las Vegas.
Children go missing.
They have done for years.
Lots of them.
Their families never knowing what happened to them. If they’re still alive or dead? Or maybe even something worse?
There are evil people out there, but then they made a mistake. They took Natasha’s six-year-old daughter.
NATASHA - Part Seven of The Chuck's World Saga
A Sureños gang attack the restaurant where Natasha and her children are having breakfast. An act that starts the war between them and the Sansong family.
The FBI raid the Hacienda forcing Han and his team to go into hiding and kill all comms for the family. Chuck is arrested on suspicion of committing espionage against the United States.
Li Na must travel to Hong Kong to enlist the help of the Triads in finding Jana, who has defected to the Chinese.
Mihaela Albescu, the head of the militia, goes against Natasha’s orders and decides to hunt down and kill the man responsible for her lovers death.
The family is split into different factions… can it be reunited? Will Chuck go to prison? Who will win the war, and at what cost?