Steven James is the national bestselling author of nine novels including the critically acclaimed thrillers Checkmate, The King, Opening Moves, and The Queen. He has won three Christy Awards for best suspense and was a finalist for an International Thriller Award. His thriller The Bishop was named Suspense Magazine's book of the year. Publishers Weekly calls him " a master storyteller at the peak of his game." He has a master's degree in storytelling and has taught writing and creative communication around the world. When he's not writing or speaking, you'll find him trail running, rock climbing, or drinking a dark roast coffee near his home in eastern Tennessee.
Praise for Every Crooked Path
"True to James' style, the plot is full of secrets and mind games that are entertaining and thought-provoking."--RT Reviews (4 1/2 stars) Praise for Checkmate
"High tension all the way. The author writes with precision and incisiveness. Fast, sharp, and believable. Put it at the top of your list." --John Lutz, Edgar-award winning author of Single White Female "Steven James pens another fast-paced thriller chocked full of great characters, head-snapping plot twists, impeccable research, and a truly fun ride...Not to be missed."--DP Lyle, award-winning author of the Dub Walker and Samantha Cody thriller series