THE TIVOLI MURDERS, set in the dazzling world of a Victorian Music Hall magician, is doing o.k. - heartfelt thanks to kind readers and tweeters. 

I'm still at work on my new Tudor project - however the Big News is that my novel YORICK: A Jester's Tale is finally published this week in e-book by the excellent Sharpe Books! Paperback to follow - more later! 




Welcome to John Pilkington’s official website.

An author for over thirty years, John has written plays for radio and theatre, television scripts for the BBC and numerous historical novels including several for children. Born in Lancashire, he now lives in Devon.

‘Pilkington successfully draws readers into his world and keeps them turning the pages’

‘A master of the historical mystery’
Publisher’s Weekly

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