James is the author of thirteen screenplays and three “Short Book” novels. James’ screenplay, THE SHELTER, was optioned in 2003 by Anything But Hollywood films and again in 2006 by Ryan Harper of YOUR HALF PICTURES in Los Angeles. James' screenplay COMANCHE CARL was optioned in 2015 by Lorcan Kavanaugh of FEVER KID FILMS in Dublin, Ireland. James' latest screenplay, THE SWEETHEARTS GANG, was a quarterfinalist in the 2018 Nicholl competition, a quarterfinalist in the 2017 Page International Screenplay Competition, a semifinalist in the 2017 ScreenCraft Drama Competition, and a finalist in the 2017 WE screenplay competition .
Amazon short book novels "Buck and the Angel" and Travis Starr series, "A Cop's Story" and "Bloody B
A man and his wife looking for needed money for their sick child get involved with a holdup man hiding out from the gang he stole from. But a sudden murder and unexpected events change the family's lives forever.