STEPHANIE DRAVEN is a bestselling, award-winning and RITA-nominated author of historical, paranormal, and contemporary fiction.

Her MYTHICA series has earned critical praise for its originality and awareness of social issues and garnered the 2012 SWIRL award for excellence in multi-cultural romance literature as well as the CataRomance’s Reviewers Choice Award. Writing historical fiction about Cleopatra’s daughter as Stephanie Dray, she won the Golden Leaf Award for SONG OF THE NILE.

A longtime lover of ancient lore, Stephanie enjoys re-imagining myths for the modern age. She doesn’t believe that true love is ever simple or without struggle so her work tends to explore the sacred within the profane, the light under the loss and the virtue hidden in vice. She counts it amongst her greatest pleasures when, from her books, her readers learn something new about the world or about themselves.

Stephanie is currently a denizen of Baltimore, that city of ravens and purple night skies. She lives there with her favorite nocturnal creatures–three scheming cats and a deliciously wicked husband. And when she is not busy with dark domestic rituals, she writes her books.

Stephanie also writes award-winnning historical fiction as Stephanie Dray and has a series of forthcoming novels from Berkley Books featuring Cleopatra’s daughter.

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StephanieDraven StephanieDraven Nov 26, 2011 08:11PM
@HelenScottTaylor If I post excerpts from those novels about Cleopatra's daughter (Berkley Books) I'd have to do it under a different pen name and I'm kind of wary of starting up a second wattpad acc...
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Stories by Stephanie Dray
Blood Fever (A Firan Novel--Complete) by StephanieDraven
Blood Fever (A Firan Novel--Complete) #978 in Fantasy
A sacred medallion holds the memories of the last war-ravaged survivors of the Ticanee tribes. When Taria touches it, she discovers she was born to lead them. But when she incurs her father’s wrath, she’s stripped...
Wild, Tethered, Bound (A MYTHICA BOOK, Excerpt) by StephanieDraven
Wild, Tethered, Bound (A MYTHICA BOOK, Excerpt) Romance
While most dryads abandoned their woods to live amongst mortals, Dessa still guarded her forest in Afghanistan waiting for the man who would eat the fruit of her heart-tree and become her mate. But when her tree is...
The Knife's Edge (A Firan Short Story--Complete) by StephanieDraven
The Knife's Edge (A Firan Short Story--Complete) Romance
She's a queen on an uncertain throne; she cannot afford to indulge her sexual longings. She’s a woman in control who yearns to give herself over to the hands of another, even if it means reveling in illicit shame a...
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