All About Steph

Several years ago, Stephanie left a job in software engineering. Now she writes YA instead of HTML and Java. When not writing, she's reading, burning something on the stove, or plotting a return to Comic-Con International.  Her young adult paranormal FOLLOWING YOU (previously titled THE MATTER OF SOULS) was a finalist manuscript in the 2012 Golden Heart® contest and the winner of the Best-of-the-Best round in the IRWA 2011 Indiana Golden Opportunity contest. Her short story DO NOT MACHINE WASH appears in CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: I CAN’T BELIEVE MY DOG DID THAT! Her website can be found at

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2012 GH Finaling Category
Young Adult

2012 GH Finaling Manuscript

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Agent Interview: Marie Lamba

Please welcome my fabulous agent Marie Lamba to the blog. She joined The Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency as an associate agent in 2011 and surprised me one morning in January 2012 with THE CALL. I can’t say I was coherent, but hey, I like surprises. Below are Marie’s submission guidelines from the JDLA website (but […]