Tony Valentine is the protagonist in a series of crime fiction novels by American author James Swain. Valentine is an ex-cop originally from New Jersey who used to patrol the Atlantic City casinos. After retirement, he headed south to Florida, but is lured into Las Vegas, where he can put his skills to use against […]


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.