James Fleming

James Fleming was born in London in 1944, the fourth in a family of nine children. He read history at Oxford and has been variously an accountant, farmer, forester and bookseller. The author of two previous novels, The Temple of Optimism and Thomas Gage, he lives in Scotland. Visit him online at jamesfleming.co.uk.

Books by this Author

Cold Blood
White Blood

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Look behind the screen

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Progress

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Idleness

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Stephen Sondheim

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Gully Jimson

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