Codename: GREYMAN

John is pleased to announce the publication of his sixth full novel, Codename: GREYMAN.

This is the story of the final ‘boy from the boat’ from the novel The Absolution Of Otto Finkel. It tells the story of an agent of the Special Operations Executive (SOE) in France during the war. It also covers the Vercors uprising in July 1944 by the maquis of the French Resistance.3d pic 2

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“… he grabbed the man’s head and twisted it to the side with his left hand, thrusting the dagger deep into his neck…”

From USA Today Bestselling author John R McKay.

Codename: GREYMAN

After the British evacuation of Dunkirk in 1940, artillery officer Frank Graham is recruited to the newly formed Special Operations Executive. Parachuted into France with orders to assemble Resistance cells, he quickly establishes himself as one of the organisation’s top spies.

With the threat of discovery ever present, he must use his wits to disrupt the Nazi war effort whilst avoid capture by Gestapo chief Klaus Barbie, The Butcher of Lyon.

With D-Day approaching he finds himself on the Vercors plateau facing his most dangerous battle yet. Can he find the strength to survive and bring to justice the perpetrators of the worst crimes in history?

A tale of courage, intrigue and survival, codename:GREYMAN concludes the story of the five boys featured in the novel ‘The Absolution Of Otto Finkel’.