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Steven J. Carroll

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Hi, I'm Steven J. Carroll, a writer of fiction for young adults and pre-teens. I've also been an indie songwriter for many years, which was what honed my interests for writing.

My newest release is book one in a Young Adult, Sci-fi/Dystopian series called CITY OF WORDS. This novel follows the action-packed, suspense-filled journey of Alpha, as he tries to find a way to survive under the watchful eye of the all-powerful ruling authority, called the Common, and as he tries to save the life of the only person in the world that he truly cares about, a girl named Theta.

My fantasy, sci-fi series, THE HISTORIES OF EARTH, is a fast-paced, interstellar adventure. It's about a group of "Light Travelers", who must use their secret abilities to sav
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Steven J. Carroll Wendy, great to hear you're liking the series. And to answer your question, the final book is already technically released. I just haven't been…moreWendy, great to hear you're liking the series. And to answer your question, the final book is already technically released. I just haven't been publicizing it, yet. (less)
Steven J. Carroll Mairibethe, I'm so excited that you might be interested in using my books for your class. Of course, you can buy my books directly from an eStore. I'm…moreMairibethe, I'm so excited that you might be interested in using my books for your class. Of course, you can buy my books directly from an eStore. I'm sending the appropriate links, and discount codes to you in a Goodreads message. And if you happen to decide to use the book(s), I'd be willing to do a question and answer video chat with your class, if you think that's something that would be helpful.(less)
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CONTEST: In the Window Room is now an audio book. Like this post for a chance to win a free copy from Audible.

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"Wow. The writing of this book is exquisite and I immediately fell in love." -Amazon Reviewer

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I flat out do not like dystopian novels, and I keep reading new ones in the hope that I will find one that I like. It finally happened! The commons is terrifying, Alpha is heartbreaki..." Read more of this review »
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"My 11 year old son, Zachery is already begging me to get the next book. He loved the storyline and says he is excited to read the next book because it will be told from the child's pov.
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The burial shroud of Christ has been stolen, and it is up to two tough as nails ex-NAVY SEALs to save the day, in this supernatural action thriller, The Blood of the Shroud. If you're looking for a high-stakes suspense novel that repeatedly, and effe ...more
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“You can always tell the heart of man by what he do, and by what he don't do...”
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“...a friend is someone to whom you can tell all your secrets, someone whom you can trust without reservation, a person who is not overawed when you are at your best, and is not turned away when you are at your worst.”
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“Only worse thing than being cold, and too tired to defend yourself, is to be cold and alone. And I wouldn't ever wish that on nobody.”
Steven J. Carroll, The Road to Jericho

“...a friend is someone to whom you can tell all your secrets, someone whom you can trust without reservation, a person who is not overawed when you are at your best, and is not turned away when you are at your worst.”
Steven J. Carroll, City of Words

“And it is a strange thing about love... it is that it can take a strength that would seem otherwise insignificant and transform it into a hardly quenchable power.”
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“It is hard to imagine the things you have never seen.”
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“You can always tell the heart of man by what he do, and by what he don't do...”
Steven J. Carroll, The Road to Jericho

“Only worse thing than being cold, and too tired to defend yourself, is to be cold and alone. And I wouldn't ever wish that on nobody.”
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