Author and Editor
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Jim Woods has published more than 400 articles in Outdoor Life, Popular Mechanics, Petersen's Hunting, Guns & Ammo, Shooting Times, Guns, Southern Outdoors,Western Outdoors, Gun Digest, and other national periodicals; and has contributed to various anthologies.
His newest print and e-book release from Moonshine Cove Publishing is SECRET ASSASSIN.
His lastest e-Book releases from Gypsy Shadow Publishing in 2012 include the holiday collection, TOYS, LIGHTS AND TRINKETS, and in 2013, the South Africa adventure novel, THE OUTLANDER.Recent e-Book releases from Gypsy Shadow include the writing tutorial, SO YOU WANT TO BE AN AUTHOR?; the big-game hunting memoir, HITS AND MISSES; the crime fiction trilogy, WOMEN WITH WEAPONS; and the adventures of a murderer, SECRET ASSASSIN.
His newest short fiction collection, released in 2011 by Champagne Books in e-format, is CABBAGES AND KINGS. As a bonus, two of the key stories in that collection, “The Diamond Exchange” and “She Serpent,” are available from Champagne Books as e-novellas. Earlier e-book releases from Jim Woods and Champagne Books are ASSASSINATION SAFARI and PARTING SHOT.
He is a novelist and short-story author, and when not writing for himself, edits other authors' novels and nonfiction book-length works under private arrangement (click here for editing services information). He conducts writing-technique workshops for authors' groups and writing conferences.
Jim Woods worked as Editor, Editorial Director and Managing Editor for (then) Petersen Publishing Company, Los Angeles ; and as field Editor with (then) Publishers Development Corporation, San Diego. He has worked as an engineering writer-editor in the aerospace/defense industry, and served, honorably, with the U.S. Navy, four years.
He is actively included in the Safari Club International (SCI) Professional Outdoor Writers Registry (POWR). His past professional associations include membership in Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA) and American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA).
He is listed in WHO'S WHO IN AMERICA 58th Edition, 2004.
Gunshot Echoes published
by Champagne Books.
Honk If You Love Geese and Other Hunting Stories, The Lion Killer, and Olla Podrida published by PublishAmerica.
Books available from www.amazon.com, www.barnesandnoble.com, and from the author.