Stephanie Keyes is the author of the YA Fantasy series, The Star Child [Inkspell Publishing], which includes The Star Child, After Faerie, The Fallen Stars, The Star Catcher, The Last Protector, and A Faerie Wedding. In 2016, Inkspell compiled The Star Child novellas into the paperback, Into Faerie: The Star Child Novellas. Her work also appears in the anthologies Moonbeams and Magic, Blood In The Shadows, and the international bestseller, Ever in the After: 13 Fantasy Tales. Inkspell released Can't Buy Me Love, which contains Keyes' adult contemporary novella, "His Royal Typeface" in November 2017. 

Her first full-length adult novel, The Internship of Pippa Darling, is due to release March 16, 2018.


Ms. Keyes has presented and facilitated courses throughout the US and the UK. In addition, her work has received multiple commendations, including the following: 2015 BTS Magazine Reader's Choice Awards Finalist, 2014 Dante Rossetti Young Adult Novel Awards—Mythological Category—First Place, 2013 Kindle Book Awards Semi-finalist. Keyes was also selected as a 2015 Rutgers University One-On-One Plus Conference mentee. She's an active member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and Pennwriters.

When she's not writing, Keyes is an adjunct faculty member at the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC). She also works as a freelance graphic and instructional designer.

She lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with her husband and her boys, Hip-Hop and Bam-Bam, and dogs Duncan MacLeod and Princess Riley. Steph is a hopeless romantic and Whovian who's shamelessly addicted to Nutella and spontaneous singing. 





The world is about to be cloaked in darkness. Only one can stop the night. Magick and Romance intertwine in the dramatic hills of Ireland, when Kellen and Calienta find one another…


THE STAR CATCHER (Star child 3)

Magick and destiny intertwine as he fights to save his kingdom and the goddess he loves. Kellen and Cali will battle bewitched armies and unknown foes as they fight to stay together.


EVER IN THE AFTER: 13 Fantasy Tales

In Ever in the After, 13 authors come together to explore fantastical realms full of supernatural creatures, dark intrigue, and spells that may–or may not–be curses in this bestselling anthology.

After Faerie (Star Child 1.5)

What happens when goddesses get cold feet? This short story bridges The Star Child and The Fallen Stars. Find out what happens the day after Kellen and Calienta save the world from Arawn.

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The Last Protector (STAR CHILD 3.5)

As Gabe searches for the truth, will he be able to stop the Children of Danu from stealing Kellen before the battle begins? What will it take for Gabe to become The Last Protector?


EVER IN THE AFTER: 13 Fantasy Tales

Two dark worlds…One night that will change their lives forever…Where evil lurks, only goodness can prevail. An anthology of two dark tales, including The Boy In The Trees by Stephanie Keyes.


When all is lost, he will have to make the ultimate decision. In the end, will Kellen and Cali survive the fates? When the ultimate power is within reach, which side will Kellen St. James choose?



From Award Winning Author Stephanie Keyes, the Star Child Novellas are complete in one set. Each story is a small part of the Star Child world and give readers another look inside these brave friends.



Four tales of Magic on this world and among the stars by some of Inkspell Publishings hottest authors—Aubrie Dionne, Mark Jay Harris, Stephanie Keyes, and Kacey Vanderkarr. 





HIs Royal Typeface

When all is lost, love can be found. Will Prince Asher Tarrington's unique font design be enough to salvage a royal family and set the tone for true love? Find out in this charming novella by Stephanie Kayes.


Gabe Stewart has everything he ever wanted. Mortal Earth is safe. He’s a super-hero Protector whose best friend is within telepathic shouting distance. And then there’s his soul-mate, Singer.

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The INternship of Pippa Darling

Romance and blarney abound off the coast of Ireland as a sexy, yet snarky, bestselling author mentors a grad student with a no-filter personality and a dreamer’s soul. Take a trip to County Donegal . . .