The Author

Barry James - Author - "The Birds of Paradise"

Barry James is a writer whose many interests and roving imagination have been drawn throughout his life to produce short stories exploring the curiosity and wonder natural to children.  He has written screenplays, poems, and manuscripts, drawn often from his experiences growing up in small-town Pennsylvania.


His debut publication is THE BIRDS OF PARADISE: THE FAVOR, a magical adventure story that began as a tale he would tell his grandson on hikes in Southern California.