john Halsted

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Author of Legend of the Last Vikings, I have journeyed on and am publishing old, out of print and forgotten books, mainly fairy tales, folklore, myths and legends, and donating 33% of my publisher's profit to charities around the world.

I have also republished a group of Viking and Icelandic sagas, myths, legends and fiction.

I am also trying to complete the sequel to Legend of the Last Vikings.

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Murder is Just the Warning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by john Halsted. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Murder in a park and a mob boss’ daughter is kidnapped. This is just a warning putting pressure on a jailed mobster to stop him grassing. An arrest is made and lively courtroom drama ensues. The lawyer and his PI try find the missing child. Action on South Africa’s Highveld and clashes with Zimbabwean poachers reaching a terrifying climax with an enraged Hippo in the remote Limpopo river.
McAlister's Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by john Halsted. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
By his fifteenth birthday, Danny McAlister in on the run. He has escaped from a draconian boarding school after seriously injuring the principal. His flight takes him through Northern Queensland to the New Guinea Highlands where he searches for his father, lost while fighting the Japanese on the Kokoda Track.
Light On A Dark Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by john Halsted. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Insightful, Revealing, Shocking! A glimpse of what it was truly like to live and love under the repressive regime of Apartheid. Light on a Dark Secret is a vivid reminder of apartheid’s injustice and its far-reaching effects.
Escape from Fort McCain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010 by john Halsted. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Fort McCain, New Mexico at the turn of the 20th C. and an investigation into the death of an Indian. Flashback forty years to the murder of a soldier at Ft McCain. Two men on the run join a gang of renegades but this is too much for them and instead they help the victims of the gang. After a fight, the two take off with two Mexican beauties with the law and the renegades firmly on their trail.


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