Author Archives: Kristen Stieffel

About Kristen Stieffel

Kristen Stieffel is a writer and freelance editor specializing in speculative fiction. She's a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association, Christian Editor Connection, and American Christian Fiction Writers.

Introducing Merlin’s Shadow

Merlin’s Shadow by Robert Treskillard Genre: YA Epic Fantasy Description Betrayal. Book Two of The Merlin Spiral After destroying the sinister Druid Stone and freeing his people from its dark control, Merlin finds himself to be a royal advisor without … Continue reading

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Introducing The Sinners’ Garden

The Sinners’ Garden by William Sirls Genre: Contemporary supernatural Description In the small Lake Erie township of Benning, someone is at work cultivating a supernatural garden …   Andy Kemp’s young life has been as ravaged as his scarred face. … Continue reading

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Introducing The Circle Girls

The Circle Girls: Once Upon a Witch by Anya Novikov Genre: YA fantasy romance Description God will give you blood to drink…An ordinary teenager finds out what witch-hunting is all about—in her own everyday world. When Deliverance “Delli” Willis, an … Continue reading

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Introducing The Constant Tower

The Constant Tower by Carole McDonnell Genre: Fantasy Description Sickly fifteen year old Prince Psal, the son of the nature-blessed warrior-king Nahas, should have been named Crown Prince of all Wheel Clan lands. A priest-physician like his friend Ephan, Psal … Continue reading

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Introducing A Hero’s Throne

A Hero’s Throne by Ross Lawhead Genre: Fantasy Description “Knights of Ennor—the time has come to awake. Rise up to fulfill your secret oath and sacred duty.” The Ancient Earth Trilogy No.2 Deep beneath the streets of England lies another … Continue reading

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Introducing King

King by R. J. Larson Genre: Epic fantasy Description Fantasy Meets the Old Testament in a Novel That Will Reach Readers of All Ages Books of the Infinite No.3 Against his wishes and desires, Akabe of Siphra has been chosen … Continue reading

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Introducing Unleashed

Unleashed by Jennifer Hartz Genre: Superhero fantasy Description Heroes of the Horde Book One Six mismatched students at Deacon Proprietary are about to discover the demonic legend of their school’s origin is actually true. Not only have they obtained amazing … Continue reading

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Introducing Dark Halo

Dark Halo by Shannon Dittemore Genre: YA fantasy, spiritual warfare Description One halo brought sight to Brielle. Another offers sweet relief from what she sees. Angel Eyes Book Three Brielle can’t help but see the Celestial. Even without the halo, … Continue reading

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Introducing The Hero’s Lot

The Hero’s Lot by Patrick W. Carr Genre: Adult and young adult epic medieval fantasy Description With the King Near Death, Will the Kingdom Fall? Book two of The Staff and the Sword series When Sarin Valon, the corrupt secondus … Continue reading

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Introducing Son of Truth

Son of Truth by Morgan L. Busse Genre Epic fantasy Description Can a killer find forgiveness? Son of Truth is the second in the Follower of the Word series. Book one is Daughter of Light. The war in the north … Continue reading

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