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General Information

Name:  James Czajkowski  

Pen Name: James Rollins or James Clemens

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1961 in Chicago, Illinois


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Czajkowski was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

James Czajkowski is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of international thrillers that have been translated into more than forty languages. He writes under one of two pen names - James Rollins or James Clemens. His ''Sigma'' series, written under the pen name of James Rollins, has been lauded as one of the "top crowd pleasers" by the New York Times. In each novel, acclaimed for its originality, Czajkowski unveils unseen worlds, scientific breakthroughs, and historical secrets. His knack for breakneck pacing and stunning originality has been hailed by critics and embraced by scores of millions of readers around the world.Along with the books listed below, he has also penned several ebooks including: ''The Skeleton Key'', ''Tracker'', ''The Midnight Watch'', ''City of Screams'' and ''Blood Brothers''.Czajkowski is a veterinarian and currently resides in El Dorado Hills, California.

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