James Hudnall


James David Hudnall is a veteran writer of fiction and commentary.. The majority of his work has been in the graphic novel field. He has had one television show made from his comics (Harsh Realm, Fox 1999) and has several comics properties in development.

His Lex Luthor: The Unauthorized Biography has been called one of the best comics of all time by “Wizard Magazine.” It was cited in TV guide as an inspiration for an X-Files Episode.

He currently writes an online comic, Blue Cat for Acesweekly.co.uk with Val Mayerik.

His first novel is The Age of Heroes: Hell's Reward. It’s book one in a planned series of novels. His The Secrets of Writing will be out in late January. It's a much praised collection of his essays on writing fiction.

Hudnall has been a writing teacher, lecturer, publisher, and internet engineer for many years.

He currently lives in San Diego, California.

Smashwords Interview

When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Reading either non fiction or fiction. I am also a big movie buff and select TV shows.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Word of mouth or I browse ebook sellers for new stuff that looks interesting,
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Where to find James Hudnall online

Where to buy in print



The Secrets of Writing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Everything you need to know to write great stories, from structure, plotting, dialog, characterization and many other techniques an author has to master. This book explains everything from writing comics to prose to screenplays by a writer who has done them all. Everything about the craft and more.
Hell's Reward
Series: The Age of Heroes, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Magic, Mystery and Thrills! Six people are brought together by fate to deal with a world where chaos stalks the fringes, Where demons and villains plot its ruin, Where no good deed goes unpunished. But the heroes won't lie down. Instead they will usher in a new age. The Age of Heroes.

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