J.R. Rogers is a novelist of historical thrillers, foreign intrigue and espionage set both in places or times not often explored. He has written seven novels and also a collection of short stories. A number of his stories have been published in various literary and online publications. His latest novel is The Italian Couple (4/2018)

Besides writing fiction his interests include art, culture, indie film, photography and world travel.

He has lived in Europe and Africa and now lives in southern California.