FIRST REVIEW FOR THUNDER IN MAY

by Author | July 25th, 2011

I was delighted to see the first review of my new novel, Thunder in May, posted today on www.amazon.co.uk. Thank goodness I seem to have gone in the right direction with it! And a huge thank you to M Ogden for his gracious words.
5.0 out of 5 stars Thunderous, 25 July 2011
By M. Ogden (Manchester, UK) – See all my reviews
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This review is from: Thunder in May (Paperback)

‘Unputdownable’ isn’t in the Oxford English dictionary, but if it was it’d surely mention ‘Thunder in May’ as an example. Andy Johnson has perfected the ability to write an historical novel using character that zips along with pace, unfolding events informatively without boring the reader. Both sides of the conflict are dealt equal time to explain perspectives and experiences with such vividness, at the end I fully expected to find dirt under my fingernails. You do feel right there in the midst of the action following Sergeant Jackson through thick and thin as he looks after the men under his charge, fighting a retreat back to Dunkirk, picking up stragglers he inspires to fight alongside him and his troop.

A brilliant adventure.

Don’t forget, a part of the purchase price goes towards charity.

A great prequel to ‘Seelowe Nord’ and I can’t wait for the third book. Well done, Andy.

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Welcome!

Seelöwe Nord is the online home of Andy Johnson, a war fiction novelist. Seelöwe Nord is a war novel that tells the alternative history of Operation Sealion, the proposed German invasion of Britain in 1940. Followed by Thunder in May, and the recently released Crucible of Fate, the trilogy of War Fiction remains a popular read within the genre.

Andy has also started to publish small Leadership and Management Booklets drawing from his extensive experience across many sectors and industries, both military and civilian, the first of which is entitled Captains of the Gate and is now available for download on eReaders directly from Amazon.