Anthony, Barry, and Macavity Award-Winning Author James W. Ziskin

JWZ Lucolena3
JWZ in Lucolena, Greve in Chianti, Italy

James Ziskin is the author of the Anthony, Barry, and Macavity Award-winning Ellie Stone Mysteries. His books and stories have also been finalists for the Edgar®, Agatha, Lefty, and Sue Grafton Memorial awards. A linguist by training, he studied Romance languages and literature at the University of Pennsylvania. After completing his graduate degree, he worked in New York as a photo-news producer and writer, and then as Director of NYU’s Casa Italiana. He spent fifteen years in the Hollywood post production industry, running large international operations in the subtitling/localization and visual effects fields. His international experience includes two years working and studying in France, extensive time in Italy, and more than three years in India. He speaks Italian and French.

James lives in Boston. He is represented by Kimberley Cameron of Kimberley Cameron and Associates,



Twitter: @jameswziskin

Kimberley Cameron

Kimberley Cameron and Associates,
1550 Tiburon Blvd #704
Tiburon, CA 94920
(415) 789-9191


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: