Jack Carpenter is the protagonist of a series of crime fiction novels by American novelist James Swain. Jack was a cop in South Florida until he was fired for using excessive force. Out of work, he turns to private eye work in order to stop child abductors and the ilk.
James Swain is an American author of crime fiction and mystery novels. He is also a magician and has published some non-fiction books about magic. His characters include Tony Valentine and Jack Carpenter. James’ books consist of four acts – the older ones range from 300-400 pages, while his newer books are over 400.