After years of writing historical articles for journals, as well as interview articles about sports history, Jim turned to writing fiction. He first penned a baseball novel but soon switched to mysteries. Creating Mickey Mathews and a supporting cast, Jim added his historical expertise about 20th Century America to his fictional plots and characters to write his Mickey Mathews Mystery series: Warm Springs Mystery and The Frightened Physicists.
Jim Sargent lives with his wife Betty in Roanoke, Virginia.
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