James Swain

James SwainWebsite: http://www.jimswain.com/
Current Residence: Florida
Setting: South Florida, Las Vegas, Various
Genre: Mystery, Crime Fiction











James Swain is the author of eight best selling novels. His books have been chosen as Mysteries of the Year by Publisher's Weekly and Kirkus Reviews, and have received two Barry Award nominations. In 2006, he was awarded the Prix Calibre 38 for best American Crime Fiction. He lives in Florida with his wife Laura.

Book List

Tony Valentine Series
Wild Card (2010)
Deadman's Bluff (2006)
Deadman's Poker (2006)
Mr. Lucky (2005)
Loaded Dice (2004)
Sucker Bet (2003)
Funny Money (2002)
Gift Sense (2001)

Grift SenseFunny MoneySucker BetLoaded DiceMr. LuckyDeadman's PokerDeadman's Bluff

Jack Carpenter Series
Night Monster (2009)
Night Stalker (2008)
Midnight Rambler (2007)

Novels
Dark Magic (2012)
The Man Who Walked Through Walls (1989)

Dark Magic by James SwainNight Monster by James SwainThe Man Who Walked Through WallsMidnight RamblerThe Night Stalker

James Swain
James Swain talks about why the Rolling Stones' song, "Midnight Rambler" fascinated him and how it inspired him to
write his thriller, Midnight Rambler.




Non-fiction
21st Century Card Magic (1999)
Miracles with Cards (1996)
Don't Blink: The Magic of James Swain (1992)

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