Author Profile: James A. Bresco

James A. BrescoA well traveled and freedom loving adventurous male. James, a confirmed bachelor, closer to sixty than ever before, is passionate about writing and sailing, loves cooking; and thrives on Asian food, James lives aboard his boat and has no plans of going ashore, just yet.

Born in England and, shortly afterwards, shipped out to West Africa with his parents, where they lived for many years.

James was educated in England and went on to become a successful hotelier for a while, but drawn by the lure of adventure; moved to the Middle East and; later the Orient, where he began a career as an International photographer.

At present James lives aboard in a quiet, secluded backwater where he writes his books.


“Warrior” is his first book to be published and currently, he is working on. “Hooter Hornbuckle and Barnabus Belmont”, “The Train now standing… on Platform three” and a series of short stories for children; “The Wizard and the mouse”. Also to be published on Amazon Kindle.

All of these literary works may be viewed in part, on the Authors and Writers Blog 

Favorite literary quotations:

So come with me, where dreams are born, and time is never planned. Just think of happy things, and your heart will fly on wings, forever, in Never Never Land.
Peter… Pan

Golden lads and girls all must,
As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.
William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Cymbeline, a play, based on legends concerning the early Celtic British King Cunobelinus.

James is an active member of several International writers groups:
Writers in the UK
AuthorNation Author Nation
Creative Writers and Thinkers
Writers World

Currently available for download; are the Ezine articles, “Education Never Ends” “On the Horns of a Literary Dilemma” and, “The Importance of Being Ernest About Editing” . James A Bresco can be contacted on e-mail here or, on his new blog site, The Authors and Writers Blog.


Read the Synopsis and a Chapter from “Warrior”


Read The Train, now standing on Platform Three… Chapter One


Read an extract of Hooter Hornbuckle and Barnabus Belmont The Best of Friends



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  1. Hmmm. The passion to write is very strong in this author.

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