JOHN LEET

Journalist, Author
Contact - john@johnleet.com
Author of contemporary and urban fiction. Occasional computer programmer.
Find my books on Amazon, Kindle, Barnes & Noble, and fine book dealers everywhere.

2017 Savage Children

Bianca (Bee), is an orphan who doesn't let people bully her easily. She gets caught in the system and bounced between foster homes, and she swears, it's not her fault the house burned down. She meets Darnel, and other street kids, who welcome her into their family under the highway. As the illusions of her childhood begin to fall away and she sees the world for what it really is, she grows dissatisfied with their situation and lays out a plan to take down the people preying on them.

2018 Darkpool

Jason Brent is a cold-hearted financial trader with no concern for the lives ruined by his decisions, both privately and professionally. His own life is destroyed when he trades his company into bankruptcy, but Brent suspects foul play. He identifies the culprit and embarks on an epic journey through China. Now penniless, he must use his trading skills to survive, and discover the dark secret behind the collapse.

2016 The Mouse who Became a Supermodel

Amanda is a small mouse with big dreams. The modeling world, however, is a profession strictly reserved for aloof cats, creatures with claws and teeth. Amanda befriends the king of the lions, who may be toying with her, but they form a friendship of sorts and work together. The world is not ready for a mouse, and Amanda will have to reinvent herself to survive...
SuperModel is part fantasy, part allegory of urban life. Animal Farm for the new millennium.

How To Kill Your Boss (Short Story)
The Growing tale of My Secret Family
The Scars on Her Body Form Words
Money Makes The World Go Mad

2019 Conspiracy Theory

What if every conspiracy theory was true? Gabriel Phillips is accused of a war crime he didn't commit, and the only way out is to expose those controlling the world.

Agent Orange (2019)

"Agent Blue, meet Agent Red, PRISM's latest recruit. A street smart broad with blades in her stilettos." A routine mission turns into a fight for survival when they discover the existance of a rogue agent, and a frantic race to save America from all-out chemical warfare.

Eternal(2019)

If you lived forever, what would you become?









1991 My Secret Family

Sophie has a past, something she's getting over, so when her friends challenge her to a dieting competition things get complicated. Now Max, an odd artist with an odd smile, stages a work of performance art for Sophie and loses weight himself, to show her what she is doing to herself and those around her. Sophie is difficult to convince when her friends are always whispering in her ear and her boyfriend starts throwing his weight around.

2001 Sugar Crash

The 2015 re-imagining of My Secret Family

2004 Blood Game

"I have bats with a Pablo Neruda quote on my hip, teapot on my wrist, a poem quote of mine along my shoulders and a black cat on my ribs. They're all fairly small except my bats, and they're on my hip so no-one sees them. They're for me, not many people know about em really. But if people ask I tell, cuz I do love them to bits"
Caroline is a quiet girl from an abusive family. One day walking from school she meets the confident and rich Leyla, who gives her an escape. They discover they have something in common, they both cut themselves, but for different reasons. Soon their obsession takes a darker turn...
Based on the chilling real life events that terorised a small town in California in the 80s.

The Heist(2020)

The greatest heist in history was pulled off right under our noses. When gold was decoupled from currency the value did not decrease, it doubled. The gold was sold, making the gold bearers a cool $1Trillion profit virtually overnight. How did they get away with it? Who were they? And where is the money now?

Punk(2020)

In 1970's Britain, one American immigrant is about to change music forever.

The Superpantheon(2020)

A periodic table of deities.
Our greatest history may have been a simple mistranslation.