Profile: John Knight

About This Author

Barebones: Born 1949. Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK. Married since 1976. Two daughters, youngest deceased 2021 aged 37. Three grandchildren. Formerly a teacher. Retired 2007. Started writing in 2007. Places lived: Yorkshire, Spain, Cheshire. Favourite cities: Edinburgh, Krakow. Languages spoken: English, Polish, Spanish, French. Favourite authors: Albert Camus, Jane Austen. (Too many others to mention). Literary influences: No idea. Music: Soul & Northern Soul(1950s to present), Jazz (from BeBop to Weather Report). Sub Culture affinity: Mods Politics: Socialist. Religion: None. (Despise them all, some even more than others). Philosophy: Existentialism.

This Author's Books

The drug fuelled all-night Mod dance scene of the Sixties is the backdrop to a secret love. Soul music the soundtrack to this intense love affair. You're never too young to fall in love. Some things are just meant to be. A wink outside church one Sunday b....
ISBN: 9781788761017
Published: 9 November 2017
The drug fuelled all-night Mod dance scene of the Sixties is the backdrop to a secret love. Soul music the soundtrack to this intense love affair. You're never too young to fall in love. Some things are just meant to be. A wink outside church one Sunday b....
ISBN: 9781788760430
Published: 11 October 2017
JIMMY MACK 1967 – Let The Good Time Roll (Side B). What happens when fame and fortune come calling? Mack, Effy and Angie find instant success in the fashion world of the 1960s. But nothing is straightforward or simple. This is a love story with a differen....
ISBN: 9781839455926
Published: 10 December 2020
JIMMY MACK 1967 – Let The Good Time Roll (Side B). What happens when fame and fortune come calling? Mack, Effy and Angie find instant success in the fashion world of the 1960s. But nothing is straightforward or simple. This is a love story with a differen....
ISBN: 9781839450716
Published: 29 January 2020
Mack, Effy and Angie are three smart, sharp and stylish young Mods in search of a future. Soul music and the all night dance scenes of Halifax, Bradford and Manchester’s famed Twisted Wheel club are the backdrop to their lives. Mack and Effy’s love affair....
ISBN: 9781788766234
Published: 30 November 2018
Mack, Effy and Angie are three smart, sharp and stylish young Mods in search of a future. Soul music and the all night dance scenes of Halifax, Bradford and Manchester’s famed Twisted Wheel club are the backdrop to their lives. Mack and Effy’s love affair....
ISBN: 9781788765534
Published: 19 October 2018
The 3rd Novel in the Jimmy Mack 1967 trilogy. The Swinging 60s come alive as we follow the lives of Jimmy Mack and his friends. "London calling… And James ‘Mack’ MacKinnon and the New Breed collective are answering the call. Touted as the new teen David B....
ISBN: 9781839456947
Published: 12 January 2021
The 3rd Novel in the Jimmy Mack 1967 trilogy. The Swinging 60s come alive as we follow the lives of Jimmy Mack and his friends. "London calling… And James ‘Mack’ MacKinnon and the New Breed collective are answering the call. Touted as the new teen David B....
ISBN: 9781839455872
Published: 12 January 2021