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Jeanne C. Stein is an American urban fantasy author. She now lives in Colorado, but was raised and educated in San Diego, which is the setting for her contemporary vampire fantasy.

Jeanne Stein
Pen nameJeanne C. Stein
Period2006 to present
GenreRomance, Fantasy, Paranormal, Erotic Romance, Historical, Speculative fiction, Contemporary, Urban fantasy

Stein's novels about vampire bounty hunter Anna Strong are published by Ace Books, and as S. J. Harper, the Fallen Siren Series is published by ROC.



Jeanne C. Stein is the national bestselling author of the Urban Fantasy series, The Anna Strong Vampire Chronicles and most recently, The Fallen Siren Series written as S. J. Harper. She is active in the writing community, belonging to Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, Sisters in Crime and Horror Writers of America. There are nine books in the Anna Strong series and two books and two novellas in a new series written with Samantha Sommersby under the S. J. Harper pseudonym. She also has more that a dozen short story credits, including the novella, Blood Debt, from the New York Times bestselling anthology, Hexed (2011) and The NYT bestselling anthology, Dead But Not Forgotten edited by Charlaine Harris (2014.) Her short stories have been published in collections here in the US and the UK. Her latest, an Anna Strong novella entitled Anna & the Vampire Prince, was recently published by Hex Publishers.

Her books are published in Germany by Droemer/Knaur and Norway (2009).

Anna Strong SeriesEdit

US titlesEdit

# Title Publication Date Also In Comments
1 The Becoming 2006
2 Blood Drive 2007
3 The Watcher 2007
4 Legacy 2008
5 Retribution Aug 2009
5.1 The Witch and the Wicked Sep 2007 Many Bloody Returns
5.2 Elizabeth & Anna's Big Adventure Feb 2010 A Girl's Guide to Guns and Monsters
6 Chosen Aug 2010
6.1 Superman Jun 2011 Chicks Kick Butt can be skipped (modified version integrated in the Crossroads book)
6.2 Blood Debt Jun 2011 Hexed fills a gap between the books
7 Crossroads Aug 2011
8 Haunted Sep 2012
8.1 Cloud City Mar 2013
9 Blood Bond Aug 2013

The Fallen Siren SeriesEdit

  1. Cursed (2013)
  2. Captured (2014)
  3. Reckoning (2014
  4. Forsaken (2015)


  • Cloud City, an Anna Strong Novella (2013)
  • Wonderland Novella (2014)
  • Anna and the Vampire Prince (2017)

German TitlesEdit

  • Verführung der Nacht (2008)[1]
  • Lockruf des Blutes (2008)
  • Dunkle Küsse (2009)
  • Der Kuss der Vampirin (Aug 2010)
  • Blutrotes Verlangen (Feb 2011)

Anthologies and CollectionsEdit

Anthology or Collection Contents Publication Date Editor ISBN
Many Bloody Returns[2] The Witch and the Wicked 2007 Charlaine Harris

Jim Butcher

Kelley Armstrong

ISBN 0-441-01675-8
At the Scene of the Crime Better Lucky Than Good 2008 Dana Stabenow ISBN 0-7867-2055-7
RMFW PRess Broken Links, Mended Lives 2009 Jeanne C. Stein

Susan Smith

Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance, Vol. II The Ghost of Leadville 2009 Trisha Telep ISBN 1-84901-043-9
A Girl's Guide to Guns and Monsters Elizabeth and Anna's Big Adventure 2010 Martin H. Greenberg

Kerrie Hughes

ISBN 0-7564-0614-5
Whedonistas: A Celebration of the Worlds of Joss Whedon by the Women Who Love Him[3] essay 2011 Lynne Thomas

Deborah Stanish

ISBN 1935234102, 9781935234104
Hexed Blood Debt 2011 Ilona Andrews

Yasmine Galenorn

Allyson James

Jeanne C. Stein

ISBN 0425241769, 9780425241769
Chicks Kick Butt Superman 2011 Rachel Caine

Kerrie Hughes

ISBN 0765325772, 9780765325778
Vampires: The Recent Undead The Ghost of Leadville Mar 2011 Paula Guran ISBN 1607012545, 9781607012542
Hex in the City One Good Deed 2013 Kerrie Hughes ISBN 0615783562, 9780615783567
Dead But Not Forgotten Love Story 2014 Charlaine Harris

Toni L. P. Kelner

ISBN 0425271749, 9780425271742
GalaxyFest 2012 Omnibus The Wolf's Paw 2012 David C. Z. Wacks ISBN 9781470088958
Nightmares Unhinged The Wolf's Paw 2015 Josh Viola ISBN 0985559098, 9780985559090
Georgetown Haunts and Mysteries[4] Introduction 2017 Jeanne C. Stein

Josh Viola

ISBN 0998666769, 9780998666761
Blood Business Lunchtime 2017 Josh Viola

Mario Acevedo

ISBN 0998666793, 9780998666792
Blood and Gasoline Desert Run 2017 Mario Acevedo ISBN 0999773631, 9780999773635


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