James Fox is a British journalist and author. Born in Washington, D.C., he has been a frequent contributor to the Sunday Times and Vanity Fair. His first book White Mischief, an account of the 1941 Happy Valley murder case in Kenya, was made into a film in 1987. His other work includes The Langhorne Sisters. James was the co-author of Life, the bestselling memoir of Rolling Stones' guitarist Keith Richards.