James Kahn

James Kahn

James Kahn is an American medical specialist and writer, best known for his novelization of Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. Born in Chicago on December 30, 1947, Kahn received a degree in medical studies from the University of Chicago. His post-graduate training, specializing in Emergency Medicine, was completed at USC-LA County Hospital and UCLA. His original work includes three novels in the New World series: World Enough, and Time (1980), Time's Dark Laughter (1982), and Timefall (1987). As well as Return of the Jedi, he wrote the novelizations of the films Poltergeist and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. He has also written for well-known TV shows such as Melrose Place and Star Trek: The Next Generation. He was the producer of Melrose Place from 1996 to 1998.


James Kahn. Wikipedia.

James Kahn related topics

No topics yet related to this author.
Create a new topic (guest post allowed)

Series by James Kahn
Poltergeist (2 books)

Books by James Kahn
World Enough, and Time (New World Trilogy #1) N/A
Poltergeist (Poltergeist #1) N/A
Time's Dark Laughter (New World Trilogy #2) N/A
Return of the Jedi 7.00   8
Poltergeist II: The Other Side (Poltergeist #2) N/A
Timefall (New World Trilogy #3) N/A

Speculative Fiction Novels (6)

(New World Trilogy #3 / 3)
1987 | science fiction, fantasy
(Poltergeist #2 / 2)
1986 | horror
(Star Wars: Episode VI)
1983 | science fiction > space opera
(New World Trilogy #2 / 3)
1982 | science fiction, fantasy
(Poltergeist #1 / 2)
1982 | horror
(New World Trilogy #1 / 3)
1980 | science fiction, fantasy