New from Simon & Schuster

The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans
MONEY Master the Game by Tony Robbins
The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke
As You Wish by Cary Elwes and Joe Layden
Revival by Stephen King
Dreamers and Deceivers by Glenn Beck

Steven Barnes

Steven Barnes is an award-winning author of twenty-three novels, including the New York Times bestseller The Cestus Deception. Visit his website at LifeWrite.com.
Become a Fan

Books by this Author

see more books by Steven Barnes

Video

Danger Word

Based on the novel DEVIL’S WAKE by Steven Barnes and Tananarive Due, DANGER WORD is a community-funded short film that tells the story of a 13-year-old girl and her grandfather surviving the zombie plague in his wooded cabin.

Author Voices

November 17, 2008

One of life's most commonly voiced complaints is that the sense of adventure and possibility has fled.  Jobs become traps, relationships exhaust their umph, and our bodies lose their sense of infinite potential.

Life, art, work, and love go flat.  

The answer is to remember the little boy, or little girl inside your adult personality.  Deep inside, you're the same kid who used to spend all day watching a spider spin a web, or following ants, or helping Mommy in the kitchen, and think it was as grand as Disneyland squared.  

One of my very favorite writers and human beings, Harlan Ellison, said that... see more

Explore

CONNECT WITH US

Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!