James O. Born is a former U.S. Drug agent and State Law Enforcement agent. Each of his novels is based on some aspect of his career. His third novel, ESCAPE CLAUSE, won the inaugural Florida Book Award for Best Novel.
In 2009 Born published the first in a series of science fiction novels under the name James O’Neal. The novels are police stories set in the near future.
Currently, Born is coauthoring novels with TV commentator Lou Dobbs and his newest novel, SCENT OF MURDER, about a specialized K-9 unit, is now available.
He continues to actively consult with other authors as well as movies and TV shows.