Steve Alten





Steve Alten

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August 21, 1959

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Steve Alten (born August 21, 1959, Philadelphia) is an American science fiction author. He is best known for his Meg series, a set of novels around the fictitious survival of the Megalodon, a giant prehistoric shark. Alten holds a bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University, a master's in sports medicine from the University of Delaware and a doctorate in sports administration from Temple University.

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Average rating: 3.73 · 19,707 ratings · 1,469 reviews · 20 distinct works · Similar authors
Meg (MEG, #1)
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 6,699 ratings — published 1997 — 29 editions
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The Trench (MEG #2)
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 2,556 ratings — published 1996 — 26 editions
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The Loch
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 2,154 ratings — published 2005 — 7 editions
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Primal Waters (MEG #3)
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 1,786 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
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Hell's Aquarium (MEG #4)
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 1,611 ratings — published 2009 — 8 editions
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Domain (The Domain Trilogy,...
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 1,849 ratings — published 2001 — 44 editions
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Resurrection (The Domain Tr...
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 848 ratings — published 2001 — 29 editions
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Meg: Origins
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 542 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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Goliath
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 511 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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Grim Reaper: End of Days
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 382 ratings — published 2010 — 13 editions
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“Ah, how the seeds of cockiness blossom when soiled in ignorance.”
Steve Alten, The Loch

“None of us have any control over the deck or the hand we've been dealt. What we do have is total responibility as to how we play the hand.”
Steve Alten, Domain

“For the record, I take no satisfaction in being right. For the record, I pray to God that I'm wrong.
I'm not wrong...”
Steve Alten, Domain

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