Cover image for new edition of ‘Farewell Leicester Square’

‘Farewell Leicester Square’

Very excited to receive the cover image for the new e-edition of ‘Farewell Leicester Square’.

The Kindle version of the book is on sale at a special price at the moment so please check it out!

There have been so many great reviews so far. Thanks to all the readers who have contacted me.

“A superb thriller… I didn’t know where the story was going and it really zipped along… Lots of action and intrigue. Loved it.”

“Captivating from beginning to end. A thoroughly enjoyable read. Full of intrigue and some shocks along the way. Historical wartime descriptions are incredibly accurate and deftly pull you into the story. It’s almost as if you’re there. Looking forward to the next one by Mr Kilkade.”

“Excellent thriller…  Fast plot and lots of action and builds to a very exciting climax over London. I loved it.”

“A must read. Thoroughly enjoyable read. Captivates the readers imagination.”


Don’t forget to let me know what you think of the new cover.

Nazi-Occupied Jersey

While researching ‘Farewell Leicester Square’ Jon Kilkade spent a great deal of time exploring the amazing concrete legacy of the German occupation of the Channel Islands.

This photograph, taken by Jon, shows one of Jersey’s three direction and range-finding towers for artillery. La Corbière lighthouse is in the background.

Nearby there is a 10.5cm casemate bunker containing its original coastal defence gun – a French WWI gun which the Germans captured during the Blitzkrieg in 1940.


New book: Farewell Leicester Square

July 2005. London commuters are caught up in a terrifying nightmare as terrorists target the transport network.
As the horror unfolds journalist Jon Kilkade takes a blood-curdling phone-call.
The suicide bombers have come for the city – just as the Luftwaffe did more than half a century before.
But across more than six decades of history lies a secret.
In the closing stages of World War Two the city came within moments of complete destruction, as a close circle of Nazi fanatics planned a final blitz which would see the people of London wiped from the face of the earth.
A fast-paced novel in the tradition of Jack Higgins, Alistair MacLean and Alexander Fullerton.

But it now on Kindle! Only $3.12

'A classic WW2 thriller in the spirit of Jack Higgins and Alistair Maclean'
'A classic WW2 thriller in the spirit of Jack Higgins and Alistair Maclean'



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