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James A. Owen

James A. Owenis the author of the Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica series, the creator of the critically acclaimed Starchild graphic novel series, and the author of the Mythworld series of novels. He is also founder and executive director of Coppervale International, a comic book company that also publishes magazines and develops and produces television and film projects. He lives in Arizona. Visit him at
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Author James A Owenl on His New Book Here, There Be Dragons

An atlas of imaginary places leads to a fantastic adventure.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Never sacrifice what you want the most, for what you want the most at that moment

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. The SUPERMAN main titles; The Way It Is - Bruce Hornsby; Two Princes - The Spin Doctors; Something About You - Level 42; Rock Me Amadeus - Falco

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Clark Kent

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Lex Luthor

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Thai Spiced Crispy Chicken

Author Voices

January 09, 2014

In which I post a brief Signal that includes a downloadable Christmas gift, which will be a surprise to a great many of you, and which will completely THRILL some of you. Go here to read and snag a copy:

September 14, 2009

Over at the HERE, THERE BE DRAGONS website, I've begun posting the annotations to the Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica, starting with a preamble that explains how the series began. What's going to make these entries interesting reading (hopefully) is the look into process they'll provide. The annotations will show not just how I wove history, and mythology, and pop culture into the stories I write, but how everything in this author's environment contributes in some way to the creative process. Pop over and have a look - I hope you enjoy reading it!

September 09, 2009

There are so many places to read new information about authors and their doings that it's often hard to keep track. Harder still is finding a reason to bookmark another site about any author's books, unless the content being provided is both interesting and unique. I'm about to start a new regular regimen of posting over at with material that a lot of people have been asking for since the very first book of the series was published: I'm going to start annotating the Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica. The full announcement is over at the website, along with details as to what, why, and how I'm going to be posting. I'm... see more



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