Stephanie Thornton

About me

Stephanie Thornton is a writer and history teacher who has been obsessed with infamous women from ancient history since she was twelve. Her debut novel, The Secret History: A Novel Of Empress Theodora, will be published by NAL/Penguin in July 2013. Daughter of the Gods: A Novel of Ancient Egypt will hit the shelves May 2014. She lives with her husband and daughter in Alaska, where she is at work on her next novel.

From my website

The Tiger Queens & The Conqueror's Wife Sell to Hungary!

To celebrate the international sale of both The Tiger Queens AND The Conqueror's Wife to the fabulous people at Nouvion Trade Sociedad Anonima (in Hungary! Woohoo!) I'm giving away a signed copy of The Conqueror's Wife to one lucky winner!   All you need to do to enter is head…

Big News: Thornton's "Princess" Settles in at Berkley!

Here's the huge announcement from Publisher's Weekly that I've been dying to spill for the last month! "American Princess, about Theodore Roosevelt’s daughter Alice, was preempted, in a world rights acquisition, by Kate Seaver at Berkley. The author, Stephanie Thornton, who was represented by Kevan Lyon at the Marsal Lyon Literary…

Sweet Deal on H Team Novels!

  The H-Team presents... Twelve bestselling historical authors bring to life to the glory of the ancient world in three novels spanning golden Greece to blood-soaked Rome: SONGS OF BLOOD AND GOLD A DAY OF FIRE (Authored by: Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn, Vicky Alvear…

 
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