Sara Stamey: Novelist, Editor, Teacher

SaraSquare2015Award-winning author Sara Stamey’s early novels were published by Berkley/Putnam of New York and received praise from Publishers Weekly and a “Best First Novels” listing from Locus Magazine. Her Caribbean psychic-suspense novel Islands was a Stamey-Islands_200x300Foreword Book of the Year finalist and won the Chanticleer Paranormal Suspense Award. The Ariadne Connection, a near-future thriller set in the Greek islands, won a Cygnus Award for Speculative Fiction.


sara b&wSara’s Islands research included petroglyph treks in the Caribbean and Washington State.

Senior Instructor of Creative Writing at Western Washington University, Sara also offers professional editing services as a “book doctor.” She received her M.A. in English and Writing from WWU. Her diverse background also includes teaching scuba diving in the Caribbean, operating a nuclear reactor, backpacking around Greece, South America, and New Zealand, and owning a farm in Southern Chile.

Read about and order Sara’s novels.

Find out more about Sara’s Creative/Editing Services.

Check out Sara’s WWU Writing Courses, available online to the public.