Steven James is the author of more than thirty books, including the critically acclaimed Bowers Files thriller series. He has a master's degree in storytelling and has taught writing and creative communication on three continents. When he's not writing or speaking, you'll find him trail running, rock climbing, or drinking dark roast coffee near his home in eastern Tennessee.
Praise for the work of Steven James
"A mesmerizing read. From the first chapter, it sets its hook deep and drags you through a darkly gripping story with relentless power. My conclusion: I need to read more of Steven James." --Michael Connelly, New York Times bestselling author of The Drop "With a multidimensional quality, Steven James writes with a confident, assured ease. Just good, old-fashioned, gimmick-free storytelling that pushes the envelope to the edge and beyond."--Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author of The Columbus Affair "Steven James has created a fast-moving thriller with psychological depth and gripping action. Opening Moves is a smart, taut, intense novel of suspense that reads like a cross between Michael Connelly and Thomas Harris. Young Detective Patrick Bowers battles his own demons as he uses his intellect and experience to track twisted killers. Full of twists and enjoyable surprise, Opening Moves is a blisteringly fast and riveting read." --Mark Greaney, #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Threat Vector