James Manning is a senior English and history teacher, documentary filmmaker and author. In 2020, he published his debut novel, Eleven Arrows, under the pen name J.P. Manning.
Eleven Arrows is the first book in his Guardians of the East trilogy. Set in the third millennium B.C., this novel series embraces both his love for history and narrative. It is also a daring feat of world building, rich with mythology, feuding powers and barbarous landscapes.