Welcome to the official website of Kirk James.


About Kirk

Kirk James was born and raised in New Zealand, and has experience working in field of environment in the government. During his time at university, he volunteered in Indonesia and China for a total of nine months, and is currently living in China.

He writes on a range of topics, from reflections of his experiences, to fiction horror and action short stories. He has only recently started publishing his stories.



Below is the current list of publications available on the Amazon store (Kindle only).


My Journey through School: From Failing Student to Top Achiever

This is my personal account of changing my journey at a young age, from nearly dropping out of school at fourteen, to completing my Master’s degree at age twenty-two. In this short, easy to read book, I outline my key struggles and learnings, as well as give practical ways on how to better your situation either at school or later in life (11,500 words).