Amanda Stevens has written over fifty novels, including thrillers, paranormal romance, and romantic suspense. Romantic Times has praised her work as “fast paced and plotted with spectacular precision and guile—this is undiluted suspense at its very finest.” A member of Romance Writers of America, Mystery Writers of America, and International Thriller Writers, she has been the recipient of two career achievement awards from RT Magazine and has twice been a finalist for the RITA award in romantic suspense. She is currently working on The Graveyard Queen Series for MIRA Books, which features cemetery restorer Amelia Gray. The Restorer, the first book in this series, was named one of the “Best Books of the Year So Far” by Amazon and a “Best Book of the Year” by Library Journal. The latest book in the series, The Awakening, was a Goodreads Choice Best of 2017 nominee.