John Francis Kinsella


John Kinsella lives in France where he spends his time between Paris and the Basque Country, that is whenever he is not travelling further afield in search of experience and new ideas. He has written twelve novels and translated two of his books to French as well as seven other books on archaeology, architecture, biographies and religion from French and Spanish into English.
In addition he has authored An Introduction to Early 20th Century Chinese Literature, this is in a pdf format as it is difficult to transform it into a mobi or epub format and can be found on Amazon.
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SECRETS Book II Over the Precipice
Price: Free! Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2024 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Michael D’Arcy, after the daring escape from his prison in China, is back in Europe relaxing on the beach in the Southwest of France, recovering from his dramatic adventure, investigating the trafficking of rare timber by unscrupulous Chinese businessmen whose criminal dealings were inflicting irreparable damage on the rainforests of Southeast Asia and the islands of the Pacific Rim.
The Gilgamesh Project Book III La Villa Contessa
Price: Free! Words: 35,410. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Book III continues the story of Pat Kennedy as he tests Galenus, a new life extending molecule developed by his firm LifeGen. At the same time, more than 9,000 kilometres away, the Russian, Arkady Demitriev, tries to unravel the secret discovered by Barry Simmonds, a small-time lawyer in Belize City, and explain Simmonds' mysterious meeting with Kennedy in San Sebastian in Spain.
The Gilgamesh Project Book I The Codex
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 17, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Barry Simmonds is a small-time lawyer in Belize. His principal business is setting up and servicing offshore companies and bank accounts for British, Russians and whoever else wanted to hide their money or assets. Unwittingly he becomes involved with a group of dangerous Russian money-launderers. Barry makes a discovery he hopes will solve the problems that are threatening to submerge him.
100 Seconds to Midnight
Price: Free! Words: 135,020. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Near the gates and within the two cities, there will be two scourges the like of which was never seen. Famine within plague, people put out by steel, crying to the immortal God for relief." Nostradamus
The Cargo Club
Price: Free! Words: 152,770. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Pat Kennedy fell into a restless sleep as images of Magellan's voyage drifted in and out of his dreams. His 60 million dollar Falcon jet was a galaxy of light years away from the Vittoria, the first ship to complete the circumnavigation of the globe. Pat unlike Magellan had all the wealth he desired, more than could be counted, though he was driven by the same desire for adventure and treasure.
The Last Ancestor
Price: Free! Words: 126,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Scott is an international dealer in Asian and Tribal Art with galleries in London and Paris. He and Kate Lundy set off for Borneo in search of valuable ethnic art and the heirlooms of the tribal peoples living in the longhouses in the mountainous regions of Sarawak.
The Collection
Price: Free! Words: 100,860. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
A mysterious French nobleman arrives at Ekaterina Tuomonova's gallery in Chelsea, London. He is in search of an expert in early 20th century Post Impressionist art. Olivier de la Salle proposes John and Ekaterina visit his château in Provence, in the South of France, where he needs help in identifying a collection of paintings long forgotten in the recesses of his château.
A Redhead at the Pushkin
Price: Free! Words: 140,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
John Francis, a reputed though no longer very young Irish professor of economics, acting as an advisor to a City of London bank, meets a much younger woman in Moscow. Ekaterina Tuomanova, an expert in contemporary art at an internationally respected auction house in Moscow, lives with Alena, her six-year-old daughter.
A Weekend in Brussels
Price: Free! Words: 33,740. Language: British English. Published: March 24, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
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It’s summer 1966 in London. Pat Wolfe, a recently married twenty six year old, is launched on his career in a City of London engineering firm. His conventional life changes when he meets Elsa, a Finnish exchange student. Pat breaks with the conformity of the world he lives in, a trap he realises leads to a mind numbing in the rut existence.
Le Point de Non Retour
Price: Free! Words: 96,290. Language: French. Published: September 27, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Business
Fitzwilliams regardait le ciel bleu clair d’été et respira profondément. Il ne s’était jamais senti aussi bien. Mais la sensation de bien-être avait peu à voir avec la qualité de l’air, qui était tout, sauf bonne, le puissant système de climatisation fonctionnait sans arrêt, silencieusement, dans les entrailles de la tour loin en dessous des pieds richement chaussés du banquier.
The Prism 2049
Price: Free! Words: 126,260. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It is the year 2049. John Ennis, a writer and political analyst, finds himself in Medina Hurriya , capital city of Algharb. His goal is a new media series for Global Focus Report, but he quickly finds himself dangerously ensnarled in a struggle against Algharb’s oppressive regime.
The Legacy of Solomon
Price: Free! Words: 121,540. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
A story of archaeology set in modern day Jerusalem and the search for the Temple of the Jews, destroyed in 70AD by the Roman Emperor to be Titus, who sacked the city and razed the Temple to the ground.
Price: Free! Words: 170,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The pursuit of wealth by bankers and their friends in London, Moscow and hong Kong.
L'île de l'ouest
Price: Free! Words: 32,660. Language: French. Published: June 28, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Essay » Political
Ce livre est une histoire située quelque part dans le futur, un futur peut-être plus proche que vous ne l'imaginez. Vous allez entrer dans ce monde et découvrir l'étrange pays de l'al-Jazirat al-Gharb, La Nation de France, le maréchal d'Albignac, Hassan bin Ibrani, Henri Boublil, les Gallos, les non Gallos, les Néos, les zonards, les clapos, les horbans et les exclus.
The Plan
Price: Free! Words: 111,100. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Business
The Plan is the third part of the Turning Point trilogy 2009-2010, the crisis bites
Borneo Pulp
Price: Free! Words: 130,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010 . Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
At the end of the twentieth century the destruction of the Indonesian rainforest accelerated as vast industrial forestry complexes were planned in the untouched heart of Borneo. The promoters of one of these, backed by international banks, vied for a share in the rich rewards, heedless of the destruction to be wreaked on the habitat of the indigenous peoples and the natural environment.
Offshore Islands
Price: Free! Words: 129,750. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2010 . Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Forces driven by market frenzy and the explosion of Internet technologies created phenomenal wealth in virtual money. At the same time inconceivably large sums of money were derived from crime and drugs with criminal organisations laundering their ill gotten gains via the world’s banking and financial institutions. Virtual reality was never so real and never so ephemeral as on offshore islands.
Turning Point
Price: Free! Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2010 . Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Determined men such as Michael Fitzwilliams, spurred on by the encouragement of compelling political leaders, grasped, like so many others, the chance destiny had suddenly thrust on him, his dream of transforming a relatively unimportant regional bank into a multi-national finance and investment institution with a deserving place in the adrenaline driven heart of the London’s square mile.
Death of a Financier
Price: Free! Words: 86,190. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010 . Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Tom Barton arrives in Kovalam, a small tourist resort in the southern Indian state of Kerala. In the Maharaja Palace he finds himself in the company of holiday makers including Stephen Parkly, the CEO of a City bank, and his young wife Emma. Parkly falls gravely ill as his mortgage and investment bank is caught in the financial storm with it’s shares plunging on the London Stock Exchange.

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