Scott McBain is a pseudonym of a Scottish fiction writer.
McBain was born in Stirling, Scotland in June 1960. He lived in Girvan on the west coast of Scotland until 1969; he moved to England after his parents' divorce.
He graduated from Peterhouse, Cambridge, mastering in law. In the years from 1986 to 1987 he received a Fulbright scholarship and studied at Harvard University.
McBain lives in Panama and is married to a local.The Mastership Game (2000), ISBN 3-426-61862-1
The Coins of Judas (2001), ISBN 3-426-62476-1
The Final Solution (2005), Harper Collins, London, ISBN 3-426-62902-X