Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
Over 50 traditional westerns and short stories, mostly Texas Ranger novels, new series of present day Texas Ranger novels, 2 mysteries set in New Hampshire
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
Lone Star Ranger 10: A Ranger for Life…it’s the latest book in my Lone Star Ranger YA series
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
Hardly ever outline a story
What authors, or books have influenced you?
James Reasoner, Livia Washburn
What are you working on now?
Another Texas Ranger novel
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
I’m a terrible promoter. I did notice I get the most “likes” on the Country Ways Facebook group
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Don’t plan on getting rich
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Just enjoy writing
What are you reading now?
Two westerns I have to review for WWA Roundup Magazine
What’s next for you as a writer?
3rd book in my contemporary Texas Ranger series
If you were going to be stranded on a desert island and allowed to take 3 or 4 books with you what books would you bring?
2 by James Reasoner, 2 by Livia Washburn
Author Websites and Profiles
James J. Griffin Website
James J. Griffin Amazon Profile