Author and freelance writer on defence and security. Based in London and Europe

JAMES

MACLAREN

Writer

Persuasive writing

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The Dolphin Men

A DISTRUBING, GRIPPING AND TENSE THRILLER THAT TWISTS AND COMPELS

 

by James Maclaren

 

In 1970s London the body of a boy is found abandoned deep in the wastelands of the East End docks. The detective assigned to investigate the case has few clues, only an elegant brass button clutched in the boys hand. Understanding the horrifying truth behind the boy's murder he realises he is being obstructed by individuals within government including his own service that do not want the case solved. A powerful conspiracy to protect the elite is taking place, a conspiracy which he soon realises turns him from the hunter to the hunted.

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The Arms Merchant

A TENSE SPY THRILLER WHERE A STORY OF ESPIONAGE MEETS TRUTH

 

by James Maclaren

 

At the end of Cold War a disgraced British spy turns his trade to the supply of arms to whoever will pay. He receives a last assignment from his ex-employer to recover secret Soviet weapons technology from a remote arms depot in Eastern Europe. Partnering with enemies of the British State including a renegade Irish terrorist and a Libyan diplomat he plans a clandestine operation to acquire a weapons consignment home from under the nose of the Russian military and sell it to western powers.

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