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Steve Umstead has been the owner of a Caribbean & Mexico travel company for the past ten years, but never forgot his lifelong dream of becoming an author. After a successful stab at National Novel Writing Month, he decided to pursue his dream more vigorously…but hasn't given up the traveling.

Steve lives in scenic (tongue-in-cheek) New Jersey with his wife, two kids, and several bookshelves full of other authors' science fiction novels. Gabriel's Redemption is his debut novel.


I don’t often post these (but when I do, I prefer Dos…ah, never mind). Had to share a really complimentary review of the Gabriel trilogy I just saw on Amazon. Yes, it’s a bit of crowing, but I’ll take the heat. I’m flattered and humbled, and gosh darn it, proud of my editing. (A little shout out to Jennifer Gracen for her editing goddess skills…) And a very nice closing compliment to the qualit...

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Average rating: 3.83 · 886 ratings · 169 reviews · 11 distinct works · Similar authors
Gabriel's Redemption
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 357 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Gabriel: Zero Point (Evan G...
3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 168 ratings — published 2002 — 9 editions
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Gabriel's Return
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Gabriel's Revenge
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 115 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Gabriel's Journey
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Incursion
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Special Delivery
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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The Awakening
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
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Gabriel: Zero Point Gabriel's Redemption Gabriel's Return Gabriel's Revenge
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Gabriel's Revenge by Steve Umstead
" A fitting capstone to the Evan Gabriel story. Could not put down my Kindle. Stayed up past midnight finishing Gabriel's Revenge. The action pulled me in and wouldn't let me go until I'd finished. "
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message 20: by C.J.

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Hello Steve,

It's such a pleasure having you as a friend. Thank you and best wishes!

My warmest regards,
CJ


message 19: by Carolyn

Carolyn Haven Thank you for your friendship. Happy reading and writing.


message 18: by Douglas

Douglas Wickard Thanks for the friend request, fellow Capricorn!
Douglas


message 17: by Sutton

Sutton Hi Steve. Thanks for the friendship request. :)


Penelope Marzec Nice to meet you! Thanks for the friendship!


message 15: by Irena

Irena Thank you for the invite. :)


message 14: by Tamara

Tamara Rose Blodgett Hi Steve~! Your books sound terrific, thanks for your friendship =D


Savannah Steve, thank you for the friendship.


message 12: by Jill

Jill Thanks for being my friend on Goodreads, Steve. Every best wish for 2012.


message 11: by Tonya

Tonya Thank you for the friend invite Steve! I hope we can share some wonderful books.


message 10: by Rogier

Rogier Thanks for the invite!


message 9: by Simon

Simon Thanks for looking me up, Steve.


Phoenix Emrys Thanks for the invite!


Natasha Thank you for the friend request. I look forward to sharing my love for books with you


message 6: by C.S.

C.S. Yelle Hey Steve, I appreciate the invite. I am excited to read Gabriel's Redemption. Take a look at Reclaiming Ter Chadain (pronounced Tair Sha Dane) I am always looking at suggestions on how to improve as I write book 2.


Harlequin Books Hello Steve, it is a pleasure to meet you.


Mireille Chester Have a great day! :)


message 3: by Stacy

Stacy Eaton Hey Steve - Thanks for the friendship!


message 2: by L.J.

L.J. Kentowski Thanks for the friend request Steve!


message 1: by Tracy

Tracy Thank you for the friend request. Glad to see that you're happy so far with your sales for Gabriel's Redemption.


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