VJ Books Presents Author Brian James Freeman!
Brian James Freeman (born 1979) is an author of horror novels. He is also the managing editor of Cemetery Dance Publications, the publisher of Lonely Road Books, and the founder of Books to Benefit. He graduated from Shippensburg University in 2002 with a journalism degree.
Freeman sold his first short story when he was fourteen years old and his first novel when he was twenty-four. His first published work was the 1994 short story "Bus Trip" in the anthology Paths of Imagination. His first novel was Black Fire in 2004.
He's well-known in the Stephen King fan community for his retired website, StephenKingNews.com, and his two well-regarded books of Stephen King trivia: The Illustrated Stephen King Trivia Book (with Bev Vincent) and The Illustrated Stephen King Movie Trivia Book (with Kevin Quigley and Hans-Ake Lilja), both of which featured copious amounts of artwork by acclaimed horror artist Glenn Chadbourne.
His essays, columns, and interviews have been published in every volume of The Stephen King Library Desk Calendar from 2009 through 2014 (Book of the Month Club), Jobs in Hell, Hellnotes, and Cemetery Dance. His non-fiction has been translated into French.
Freeman lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, his sons, two cats, and two German Shorthaired Pointers..
Brian James Freeman Selected Bibliography
Novels, Novellas, and Collections
The Painted Darkness
- The Halloween Children (with Norman Prentiss)
- Blue November Storms
- Black Fire (as James Kidman)
- More Than Midnight
- Weak and Wounded
- Dreamlike States
- The Illustrated Stephen King Trivia Book (co-authored with Bev Vincent and illustrated by Glenn Chadbourne)
- The Illustrated Stephen King Movie Trivia Book
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- Dueling Winds
- Dark Screams Vol. 1 (edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar)
- Dark Screams Vol. 2 (edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar)
- Dark Screams Vol. 3 (edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar)
- Dark Screams Vol. 4 (edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar)
- Dark Screams Vol. 5 (edited by Brian James Freeman and Richard Chizmar)