Books by John Benacre

McCormac by John Benacre
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 28, 2016

"A likable, pragmatic protagonist comes of age in a comprehensively detailed, chaotic period in history."
An adolescent boy develops a political ideology during Ireland's tumultuous Troubles in Benacre's (Shape, Shine and Shadow, 2016, etc.) latest short story collection.Read full book review >
Shape, Shine and Shadow by John Benacre
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 6, 2016

"An IRA protagonist perhaps too smart for his pursuers, but the recurring character is always entertaining."
The failure of a resurgent Irish Republican Army-planned bombing in 2016 London puts an Irishman on the run from both MI5 and his boss in Benacre's (McCann, 2015, etc.) thriller. Read full book review >
FICTION & LITERATURE

"This book's strong, sometimes-insightful focus on its protagonist makes it a definite improvement on the author's prior outing."
Benacre's (Easter, Smoke and Mirrors, 2014) short story collection trails an Irishman who's been training most of his life to carry out a planned terrorist strike in London.Read full book review >
EASTER, SMOKE AND MIRRORS by John Benacre
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A slow but riveting tale with rigorous ties to real-world events."
In this thriller series opener, a covert Irish Republican Army member becomes part of a planned bombing in London, which agencies are scrambling to prevent. Read full book review >