Duncan Kyle
Pseudonym: James Meldrum

Pseudonym of John Franklin Broxholme. He was born in Bradford. After attending Bradford Grammar School, he joined the Bradford Telegraph and Argus as a copy boy where he learned his trade as a reporter. Following his national service,which he spent with British Army Intelligence, he joined the Leicester Mercury as a sub-editor, then as picture editor for the Yorkshire Post. In 1957 he joined Odhams Press, working as assistant editor on Today, before becoming editor of TV World. In 1969 he left Odhams to become a full time writer. He also wrote under the pseudonym 'James Meldrum'.


Titles and year of publication:  

 1) A Cage of Ice  1970
 2) Flight Into Fear  1972
 3) A Raft of Swords (US Title: The Suvarov Adventure [1974])  1973
 4) Terror’s Cradle  1974
 5) In Deep (US Title: Whiteout!)  1976
 6) Black Camelot  1978
 7) Green River High  1979
 8) The Stalking Point  1981
 9) The King’s Commissar  1983
10) The Dancing Men  1985
11) The Honey Ant  1988
12) Exit  1993
As 'James Meldrum'
 1) The Semenov Impulse  1975