Books by James Fleming

COLD BLOOD by James Fleming
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 20, 2009

"Even at the climax, when Fleming finally provides some real action, there are so many competing adversaries in the melee that it's not very satisfying."
More swashbuckling adventures in revolutionary Russia for Charlie Doig. Read full book review >
WHITE BLOOD by James Fleming
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 9, 2007

"Fleming is indeed skilled, and the book is a pulse-pounding read. But, like Charlie's innumerable paramours, you may hate yourself in the morning for having enjoyed it so much."
The outbreak of the 1919 Russian Revolution engages the considerable energies of a globe-trotting explorer-adventurer in the English author's third historical novel (The Temple of Optimism, 2000, etc.). Read full book review >
THE TEMPLE OF OPTIMISM by James Fleming
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"An impressive piece of mimicry, but readers in search of droll comic fiction depicting the madness inherited, so to speak, from the activities of landownership and love may as well stick with Austen and Trollope."
This almost defiantly plummy first novel by a Scots writer labors to out-Austen the immortal Jane in a deceptively mild-mannered exploration of the conflicting claims of love, property, and propriety set in a Derbyshire village near the end of the 18th century. Read full book review >