James A. Forrest

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James A. Forrest

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in North Miami Beach, The United States


Hiaasen, McCarthy, King, and many more.

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January 2008


"In, EYE OF THE STORM, James A. Forrest proves he has a passion for Florida, and has an understanding of this crazy state's quirks. This is a writer to watch." - Randy Wayne White (N.Y. Times Best Selling Author)

"James Forrest's EYE OF THE STORM is a damned fine read from a new and certainly upcoming Florida writer." - DAVID HAGBERG (USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR)

See the trailer: http://youtube.com/watch?v=IsFEjmiGK4A

!!!Latest News: "Eye of the Storm" has been optioned by Cult Cargo Pictures for movie production!!!

James A. Forrest is a mystery writer fresh onto the scene with his first novel, Eye of the Storm. He is a Florida native and avid fisherman who mixes the Sunshine State, screaming drags, and dead bodies into his writing.

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If you want to be a great writer then you must know great writers. And by this I don’t mean you have to physically know them, but you must be able to identify and understand their writing. But if you get the chance to actually become acquainted with them, well, then all the better.


I met with Wayne Barcomb for a cup of coffee and to talk about making a trailer for his new thriller, The Hunted, d Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 27, 2009 14:35 Tags: barcomb, club, jakes, john, kaminsky, liar-s, lutz, poker, stuart, wayne
Average rating: 3.59 · 17 ratings · 3 reviews · 3 distinct works
Eye of the Storm

3.60 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Black Flag Nation

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The Adventures of John Faraday

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“Everyone has a story to tell.”
James A. Forrest

“It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.”
Mark Twain

“Everyone has a story to tell.”
James A. Forrest

“It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.”

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”
David Brinkley

“Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”
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message 5: by Saleh

Saleh Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.What We Talk About When We Talk About Love?PLZ Answer The Question In My Profile.

Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend on Good Reads!

message 3: by Karen

Karen Syed Hi James, I thought I would pop in and say hi. I always have to smile when I see Bradenton pop up somewhere. I grew up in Bradenton, and I swear when I go home I think they are behind the times. It's way different living so close to our countries capital...

Have a great weekend!

message 2: by Ceci

Ceci Thanks for the add, James!! I hope to read your book soon, it sounds great. :)

Sai Thein Than thanks for the invitation to your group.

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