Jeanne Stein is the bestselling author of the Urban Fantasy series, The Anna Strong Chronicles. She lives in Denver where she is active in the writing community, belonging to Sisters in Crime, Romance Writers of America and Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers. In 2008 she was named RMFW's Writer of the Year, with a follow-up nomination in 2012. Her character and books have been nominated for and won several awards from RT Booklovers Convention. Her books are published in three foreign countries besides the US and UK and she has several stories in anthologies that have made the USA and NYT Bestsellers lists. Her next full length Anna Strong novel, Blood Bonds, debuts in the fall of 2013, followed by the first in a new series, tentatively titled the Cursed Siren series, written under the pseudonym S J Harper.