Between his books and years in newspaper journalism, Stephen Kiernan is approaching five million words in print. A graduate of Middlebury College, the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Iowa’s Writers’ Workshop, Stephen is the author of five novels that include the June 2023 released The Glass Chateau and Universe of Two, The Baker’s Secret, The Hummingbird, and The Curiosity. He also has written two books of nonfiction: Last Rights and Authentic Patriotism. His work has been translated into many languages and optioned for feature film and television production. He lives in Vermont.