Stanton Swafford

Stanton Swafford was born in Los Angeles and grew up in Southern California.

He served aboard submarines in the United States Navy.

He has lived in the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia and Bali, Indonesia.

During his period living in Southeast Asia Stanton Swafford ran an export company and played throughout the region as a jazz musician. His debut novel, China Sea, portrays plot and settings drawn from his experience.