It’s hard to pin Lynn John down.

He’s a published novelist, and stage, opera and broadcast writer of screenplays, stage-plays, television series for children and parents, television drama series, language and drama textbooks, travel articles, opera librettos, children’s story animations, and cookbooks. He’s written, directed and produced short films, fictional and documentary. He’s an opera singer with New Zealand Opera. He’s travelled in the Pacific and recorded indigenous music on a Winston Churchill Fellowship. He trains male voice choirs…

Because no one told him he couldn’t.

Maestro by Lynn John


Maestro is a mystery thriller set in Vienna in the eighteenth century and in the present day. It will startle and delight you.

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The Man in the Shroud by Lynn John

The Man in the Shroud

The Man in the Shroud is a mystery thriller involving the Shroud of Turin and Leonardo da Vinci, by Lynn John.

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Butta la Pasta, Mamma! by Lynn John and Avio Mattiozzi


Butta la Pasta, Mamma!  A beautiful cookbook of Florentine recipes, photographs, stories, and restaurants, by Lynn John and Avio Mattiozzi.