James Suriano


James grew up in New York and was educated at Johns Hopkins University. He currently lives in Fort Lauderdale, FL and writes speculative and book club fiction in his spare time.

He loves to hear from his fans at Jamessuriano@gmail.com

Where to find James Suriano online

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Empire of Mud
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After the tsunami, Shula could have stayed in her devastated but recovering village in Sri Lanka. But when a Middle Eastern man, speaking perfect Sinhala, shows up with a glossy brochure and promises of money to be made in Dubai as a domestic helper, she makes the difficult decision to leave her two young children and take the trip. She can never anticipate the sinister forces waiting for her.
Trapped in France
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
To Jayne Price, Canada is exotic, her local Chinese buffet is considered an international experience and anyone who doesn’t look like they emigrated from northern Sweden is potentially armed and dangerous. So when she finds herself in Menton, France, surrounded by those people, she decides to play hopscotch with a bevy of cultural landmines, before eventually blowing herself up.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A hilarious coming of age story that will promise to make being "saved" the last thing any teenage boy would desire.
The Water Crown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,790. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A world running out of water. Kings & Queens struggling to control what is left and a diaspora of enchanted people trying to stop them.
Revenge and Regret
You set the price! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Crazy runs deep in Kevin's family. When it becomes apparent, his mother needs to be supervised at all times, his journey to get her to where she needs to be is filled with a minefield of laughs.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,240. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense, Fiction » Coming of age
Lola Plaz lives in a 45 story Vertical Slum in Caracas, Venezuela. While her mother struggles to with 12 hour shifts at the local hair salon, to put food on the table, Lola and her friend, Sulo discover a bookstore, where the owner is willing to lend them books. Her talent for mathematics, turns into a talent for playing cards, and the local crime boss wants her in on his Truco games.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The second book in the Consciousness Series, Melody launches with a million citizens to populate a new world established by the Majesty in case of Earth's demise.
The Cult of Mao
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The small golden lights emerged from my hands and mouth, lighting up the space around me. They swirled in the air, pulled by the currents of wind, before reforming and coming together. The lights returned to me like a million fireflies and swarmed in a tall column over each of my upturned palms. “What am I?” I said out loud.
Finding Mr. Harikami
You set the price! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
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A Short Story In present day Tokyo, Mr. Harikami is a respected Salaryman. For years, forty-nine of them to be exact, he has always been present. But something has happened and in one literal second, he has vanished. Now, the world is missing Mr. Harikami. What the world doesn’t know is if Mr. Harikami is missing the world.
To Catch A Breath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of tantalizingly weird fiction, acclaimed author James Suriano makes what seems innocent wicked and what seems strange sinister.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the 25th century, Earth is a place where countries and borders no longer exist and every citizen is required to be physically connected to a global information system called the Consciousness.
The Antarcticans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Gavin Pennings and his wife, Noila, have exhausted all options searching for a treatment for their son, Joshua. Depraved personalities are battling for supremacy in the teenager’s mind, pushing him to the brink of suicide. In desperation, Gavin tracks down Lucifer, realizing he may be his last hope for finding a cure for Joshua.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,580. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The 21st Century will be remembered by the rise of the Android. Alia Vicadora is at the forefront of fighting for Android rights, but she doesn't know why until she is approached by the subversive group, Inbiotic.