Jimmy Cappello is the pen name of author and composer Peter Smith, who has released 18 solo albums under various names. MAN ALIVE is his first novelette, and was inspired by experiences and characters from a period of living in New York City during the 1990’s.
He is currently based in London, England and Vilnius, Lithuania, where he writes music and records sound effects for the film and television industries.
You can visit him at
What do you read for pleasure?
I read a variety of books in different genres. Current author's reading list includes books by Cormac McCarthy, Stephen King, Mario Puzo, and Ryu Murakami. I also love to read Zoetrope 'All Story' magazine.