The Shadow Watch is now available in Ebook and Paperback, and is free on Kindle Unlimited: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07C3KLT6K

The Rage of Saints is also available in Ebook and Paperback, and is free on Kindle Unlimited: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MNTP1LC

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Hi there! I'm Stephen. I write novels, generally within the realms of fantasy.


THE SHADOW WATCH series:
- THE SHADOW WATCH (Book One) -- Highest Rank #5 in Fantasy on June 11, 2017
- THE GALLOWS SAINT (Book Two) -- Highest Rank #37 on February 28, 2018 (In-progress)
- THE DARKLING QUEEN (Book Three) - In Development

MY OTHER STORIES:
- A DARK AND TWISTED WOOD (Horror-Thriller) - In progress
- SABER (a post-apocalyptic fantasy) - In progress


OTHER SIMMERING PROJECTS:
- A BLADE OF FIRE (Eastern-influenced fantasy) - In development
- VIRTUALITY (sci-fi thriller) - In development


I TWEET HERE: https://twitter.com/sa_klopfenstein


RANDOM THINGS ABOUT ME:
* I am a devout lover of dark chocolate.
* I am a pretty major Harry Potter nerd.
* I love anything involving magic or the strange.
* I have a bad habit of starting too many books at once.
* I love climbing mountains and snowboarding.
*I am an English teacher by day.

Reading now:
* THE WAY OF KINGS

Watching now:
* THE WALKING DEAD
* GAME OF THRONES
* STRANGER THINGS

Writers I enjoy:
J.K. Rowling, J.R.R. Tolkien, Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, C.S. Lewis, Philip Pullman, George R.R. Martin, Brandon Sanderson, Hugh Howey, Stieg Larsson, Veronica Roth, Leigh Bardugo, Laini Taylor, Sarah Maas.... the list, of course, goes on and on...
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SAKlopfenstein SAKlopfenstein Mar 27, 2019 10:38PM
I am so excited to announce that The Rage of Saints is now a published novel!This book was a lot of work, but I had so much fun writing it, and I'm really proud of the final result!Thanks to all of...
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