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John R. McKay - Author


After service in the Royal Air Force, John R. McKay worked for seventeen years for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service as a Control Room Watch Manager, before leaving to take up other challenges including writing.

He lives in Wigan, UK, with his wife Dawn, and has two daughters, Jessica and Sophie. He is a keen football fan and open water scuba diver and is currently adding the finishing touches to two more novels, which he hopes to release in the near future.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by John R. McKay

The Absolution of Otto Finkel by John R. McKay
The Absolution of Otto Finkel
John R. McKay
An expressive and poignant tale, of six children who meet while on holiday in France in 1928, then as adults face the Second World War from very different perspectives. The prologue sets the tale firmly in motion, one man is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2015

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