James Miller was born in London in 1976 and educated at Oxford University, UCL and Kings College London. Since 2010 he has been Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing and English literature at Kingston University.

He is the author of the acclaimed novels LOST BOYS (Little, Brown 2008) and SUNSHINE STATE (Little, Brown 2010). His short stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, including Galley Beggar Press, The Pigeonhole, Litro and 3AM magazine.  James' third novel UnAmerican Acitivities was published by Dodo Ink in 2017.