James Calbraith is a Poland-born British writer, foodie and traveller.

Growing up in communist Poland on a diet of powdered milk, “Lord of the Rings” and soviet science-fiction, he had his first story published at the ripe age of eight. After years of bouncing around Polish universities, he moved to London in 2007 and started writing in English.

His debut historical fantasy novel, “The Shadow of Black Wings“, has reached Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semi-finals in 2012. “The Year of the Dragon” saga sold over 17,000 copies worldwide.
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JamesCalbraith JamesCalbraith Feb 23, 2018 12:40AM
Now starting to write whole new chapters, after a year's break. Pantsing all the way through.https://www.wattpad.com/story/94981232
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Stories by James Calbraith
The Proud Tyrant, a Dark Ages Novel by JamesCalbraith
The Proud Tyrant, a Dark Ages Novel
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The Last Dragon King (sample) by JamesCalbraith
The Last Dragon King (sample)
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The Shattering Waves (sample) by JamesCalbraith
The Shattering Waves (sample)
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