Jim Graham

Biography

Jim was born in Bushey, Middlesex, England and grew up in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. He passed selection for the 21st Special Air Service Regiment at age 17 and was later commissioned into the 3rd Battalion, The Queen’s Regiment as a Second Lieutenant. He spent several years in Northern Ireland during the late 70s and early 80s. Since leaving the army in 1986, he has worked in Malaysia, South Africa, Belgium, Singapore and Hong Kong.

Jim started writing scifi in September 2010 and has since published SCAT and BIRDIE DOWN, both based on events in Scat’s Universe. ARMY of SOULS, the sequel to SCAT is also available from Amazon and Smashwords. SCAT is a big 'what if'. ARMY of SOULS is more of a 'what now'. Both are space operas, which question political systems, economic dependency, compromised regulators, and too big to fail businesses, and go on to question conflict between knowledge and faith. BIRDIE DOWN and the up-coming PHARMA are rebellion 'shoot 'em ups'.

Jim now lives with Vivien, his Malaysian-born wife, two East Asian street dogs and four pampered cats in Asia’s World City, Hong Kong. It is the company-run city which inspired Go Down City and the Lynthax Corporation in Scat’s Universe.

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Books

Army of Souls (Scat's Universe Book 2)
Series: Scat's Universe, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,330. Language: British English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Lynthax Corporation is history, but it's legacy lingers and Mankind’s soul is little more than a tank of gas. Book One, SCAT, is currently free.
Birdie Down
Series: Rebellion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.22)
The Outer-Rim rebellion stumbles into its second day - and in the wrong direction. Can it survive a third?
Scat (Scat's Universe, Book 1)
Series: Scat's Universe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 177,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.67)
SCAT is a 'big, intelligent, interesting novel' that readers say they found hard to put down, that the scifi enthusiast site Republibot.com called 'epic', 'a fun book, and a good read.' A provocative 'what if'. The sequel, ARMY of SOULS is also published on Smashwords.

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