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TAYLOR STEVENS is a critically acclaimed, multiple award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of international thrillers. Her books, known for high-octane plots populated with fascinating characters in vivid boots-on-the-ground settings, have been published in over twenty languages. THE INFORMATIONIST, first in the Vanessa Michael Munroe series has also been optioned for film by James Cameron’s production company, Lightstorm Entertainment.Stevens came to writing fiction late. Born into an apocalyptic cult, separated from her family at age twelve and denied an education beyond sixth grade, she lived on three continents and in a dozen countries before she turned fourteen. In place of schooling, the majority of her adolescence was spent begging on city streets at the behest of cult leaders, or as a worker bee child caring for the many younger commune children, washing laundry, and cooking meals for hundreds at a time. In her twenties, Stevens broke free in order to follow hope and a vague idea of what possibilities lay beyond. In addition to writing novels, Stevens shares extensively about the mechanics of storytelling, writing, overcoming adversity, and the details of her journey into publishing through email, podcast, and video tutorials. You can find her at:* **** twitter @taylorstevens
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The Mask
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novel (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series Book 5)
Taylor Stevens - Jun 30, 2015
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Vanessa Michael Munroe, chameleon and information hunter, has a reputation for getting things done: dangerous and not quite legal things that have taken her undercover into some of the world’s deadliest places. Still healing from a Somali hijacking gone wrong and a brutal attack that left her near death, Munroe joins her lover, Miles Bradford, in J...
Suspense Magazine May 2011
Daniel Palmer, Michael Palmer, DP Lyle, Jacqueline Lepore, Isaac Marion, Taylor Stevens, Donald Allen Kirch, Brett Battles, DJ Weaver - May 01, 2011
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Suspense Magazine May 2011 edition features interviews with Michael Palmer, Daniel Palmer, Isaac Marion, Taylor Stevens, and Jacqueline Lepore. Author Update with Brenda Novak, The Publishing Industry’s Changes with David Morrell and Tess Gerritsen, Stranger than Fiction by Donald Allen Kirch, The Coroner’s Most Important Determinations by author D...
Spring 2013 (CANVAS Teen Literary Journal Book 1)
Apr 30, 2013
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A new literary magazine out of Rochester, New York run for and by teens. Our premiere issue: Spring 2013 includes poetry, flash fiction, and fiction by: Aleah Adams, Emily Atterbury Burns, Erika Bartlett, Maddy Feldman, Nelly Green, Marie Herman, Miranda Konar, Brooke Ashton Parry, Dominique K. Pierce, Jaymee Pride, Julie Otchych, Abby Rice, Telle ...
Summer 2013 (CANVAS Teen Literary Journal Book 2)
Jul 31, 2013
A new literary magazine out of Rochester, New York run for and by teens. Our second issue: Summer 2013 includes poetry, flash fiction, fiction, and a play excerpt."Behind the Words" by Sarah Cook"Chain Reacting" by Julia Alexander"Crossing the Lake" by Jessica Zeidman"Double Lives Lived" by Isabella Wu"I Was Not Born to Quit" by Vanessa Zimmerman"P...
The Doll
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novel (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series Book 3)
Taylor Stevens - Jun 04, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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“A heroine every bit as provocative as Stieg Larsson’s Lisbeth Salander.” –The Dallas Morning News    Haunted by a life of violence and as proficient with languages as she is with knives, Vanessa Michael Munroe, chameleon and hunter, has built her life on a reputation for getting things done—dangerous and often not-quite-legal things. Born to missi...
The Innocent
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novel (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series Book 2)
Taylor Stevens - Dec 27, 2011
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*Eight years ago, a man took five-year-old Hannah from her school and spirited her over the Mexican border, taking her into a world of a cult known as The Chosen. Now, the childhood survivers of The Chosen turn to Vanessa Michael Munroe for help, knowing that she is the only chance of stealing Hannah back....
Liars' Legacy
Taylor Stevens - Dec 31, 2019
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They were born in the shadows. Schooled in espionage. Taught to kill and trained to disappear. In this captivating masterwork from bestselling author Taylor Stevens, elusive twins Jack and Jill take the global spy game to electric levels. The assassin broker is dead. The power void has left the network he controlled without restraints, and the w...
The Vessel
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novella (Kindle Single) (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series)
Taylor Stevens - Jun 10, 2014
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Some people were easy to find. Others took hunting and patience. The most difficult was a target who knew she was coming, and he knew. How could he not? When you backed a predator into a corner, when you took and destroyed all that she loved, when you made a game of ruining lives and sadism for you was sport, but then you failed to kill the predato...
The Catch
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novel (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series Book 4)
Taylor Stevens - Jul 15, 2014
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Vanessa Michael Munroe, the informationist, chameleon, and hunter who has built her life on a reputation for getting things done—often dangerous and not-quite-legal things—returns in this new novel from the New York Times bestselling series by Taylor Stevens.   In the wake of going head-to-head with international sex traffickers in The Doll, Munroe...
The Informationist
A Vanessa Michael Munroe Novel (Vanessa Michael Munroe Series Book 1)
Taylor Stevens - Mar 08, 2011
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"Vanessa Michael Munroe deals in information--expensive information--working for corporations, heads of state, private clients, and anyone else who can pay for her unique brand of expertise. Born to missionary parents in lawless central Africa, Munroe took up with an infamous gunrunner and his mercenary crew when she was just fourteen. As his proté...
Liars' Paradox
Taylor Stevens - Aug 27, 2019
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A master of international intrigue, New York Times bestselling author Taylor Stevens introduces a pair of wild cards into the global spy game—a brother and sister who were raised to deceive—and trained to kill . . .   They live in the shadows, Jack and Jill, feuding twins who can never stop running. From earliest memory they’ve been taught to hide,...
Garden Journal by Taylor Stevens
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