Panarella lives in the Philadelphia suburbs and is the author
of “The Roleplayers.”
Originally from New York City, James grew up in the Little
Italy neighborhood of downtown Manhattan. From a very young
age, he had a keen interest in storytelling and fantasy narratives.
This translated into a passion for film, reading, and roleplaying
games, all of which he still loves today.
After graduating college, James worked for several newspapers
in the New York and Philadelphia area before becoming a professor
teaching English and Graphic Design. His career also includes
technical instruction, serving as an editor for a national
as a web designer.
In November of 2018, James decided to participate in the
National Write a Novel Month Contest. After successfully
completing the challenge, he decided to become a full-time
author. The Roleplayers is the result of that decision.
James is currently promoting his “The Roleplayers” while
working on its sequel. He loves meeting fellow fantasy enthusiasts,
as well as teaching his son about the “good ‘ol
days” of roleplaying games.
"The Roleplayers," is now available
for purchase at www.amazon.com and www.lulu.com.