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Happy New Year to all our visitors.

Endeavour Press have released an omnibus edition of what fans dubbed ‘The Generations Trilogy’. Endeavour have named it ‘The Secret Trilogy’.

The Omnibus edition contains:

  • The Secret Generations
  • The Secret Houses
  • The Secret Families
  • The Secret Trilogy – brings together all three of John Gardner’s espionage thrillers into one must-have collection for the very first time.

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Amazon US link: http://amzn.to/2jUt5ez

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The new year begins and Endeavour Press have published ‘To Run A Little Faster’, ‘The Werewolf Trace’ and ‘Every Night’s A Bullfight’. The first time any of these titles have been released in e-book format. We are also expecting to see ‘The Censor’, and ‘Golgotha’ over the next few weeks. Please check our Facebook page, ‘The Complete Works of John Edmund Gardner’ for the latest news. Please check your individual country Amazon for availability. Please let us know if you have problems in getting titles you want.


Yes it is that time of year again where we take a paragraph or so to look back at what has been happening John Edmund Gardner wise. A big thank you goes out to Endeavour Press who have published all the Boysie Oakes E-Books as well as The Secret Generations Trilogy. ‘The Secret Houses’ made it onto Amazon’s top 100 Historical thrillers list coming in at 22 while around the other side of the globe in Australia ‘The Secret Generations’ topped Amazon’s Kindle bestseller list at NUMBER 1. Once again JEG is in the bestseller lists! Go to your favourite online retailer for all John Gardner ebook titles.

Over in Germany Cross Cult published ‘Licence Renewed’ in September and will be publishing ‘For Special Services’ and I’cebreaker’ in February 2015. On the subject of Mr. Bond, november 2015 will see the release of SPECTRE movie 24 in the franchise. if you cannot wait until then to get SPECTRE back in your life, grab yourself a copy of ‘For Special Services’.

Just as I was putting this update together I was informed that Endeavour Press are to re-publish one of John’s classic thriller/horror novels ‘The Dancing Dodo’. A bestseller that has been a favourite amongst his fans for years. Not only that, but an option on the film rights has also been bought.

Well as the year draws to a close, thank you all again for visiting this site and connecting with us via our Facebook page and our Twitter account.

Also back by popular demand with a slight update (well actually we still have not found the stack of SAAB winter driving photos we know exists somewhere) is last years Christmas header photo. JG in the SAAB and snowmobile in the snow!

Christmas and New Year greetings and best wishes to you all. 

Simon Gardner December 2014 



Okay better late than never. The Herbie Kruger novels are now available on Kindle in the UK from Bello. This is the digital imprint of PanMacmillan. Complete with 'generic jackets'.

Available directly from Bello or from Amazon UK.

Also available for your digital reader fans The Secret Generations Trilogy.

And for Herbie fans in the US we will have some news for you very shortly.

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Generations on Kindle

It has been a couple of months since an update (Happy New Year All) so we are glad to be back and able to announce that the much acclaimed ‘Generations Trilogy’ is now available at Amazon (UK & US) for the Kindle.

It is also available at Waterstones UK in eBook format and also in the US at outlets such as Barnes & Noble.

Derek Torry on Kindle

Also the Derek Torry novels ‘A Complete State of Death’ and ‘The Cornermen’ are now available in digital format in the UK & US.

This is just the beginning of the Gardner back catalogue going digital, more to announce very soon.


Well we have been Tweeting and Facebooking about the 'New Look' for a while now and here it is. If you are an old or new visitor we hope that you find it easy to navigate, informative, and that is a site that you will want to come back to again and again. John Edmund Gardner might have passed on but his volume of work still has an army of fans for Boysie to Bond, Herbie to Suzie, and all in between.

This is the Official site for all things JG. Read more »

Bond & The Doctor

When John was living Stateside in Charlottesville Virginia, he was often asked to attend various fan conventions. The conventions ranged from pure Bond related themes to a mish mash of Bond, Star Trek, Space 1999, Battlestar Galactica, well you get the picture. When he could actually find the time to go to these affairs he found them fascinating, and slightly weird. He would come back and tell stories of sharing lifts, hotel lobbies, restaurants with Klingons, aliens, tuxedo wearing wanna be Bonds and all sorts of fictional characters. He attended these functions to sign books, give interviews or talk about Bond or the art of writing fiction. Read more »

Christmas And New Year Greetings To All Visitors To John-Gardner.com

Once again we are revising the site and hoping to provide a richer and more interactive experience. We are going to have a 'blog' updating what is happening in the world of JG. More links, a Facebook fan site, and there is talk that we might be getting Tweets from beyond the grave! The most important thing is we need your input. We want your feedback on what you, the fans want. Please feel free to email me from the link on the contacts page.

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