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Sarah Hines Stephens

Biography

Sarah Hines Stephens

Sarah Hines Stephens has been a children’s book reader, editor, seller, buyer, doctor, author, copyeditor, ghostwriter, and speaker for many years --- and she is still most of those things. She makes her home in Oakland, California where she lives with her husband, two kids, and two dogs. When she is not doing book related things, Sarah enjoys cooking and eating and gardening and traveling. And she’s pretty good at them. Sarah is not a good dancer, but she does that anyway.

Sarah Hines Stephens

Books by Sarah Hines Stephens

Written by Benjamin Harper and Sarah Hines Stephens, Illustrated by Anoosha Seyd - Children's, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Superhero , Youth Fiction
Amanda Price never dreamed she’d turn into Bug Girl, a hero with the powers of the insect kingdom. Turns out superpowers aren’t much help with Geri, the new bully terrorizing the seventh grade. Or with Emily. She’s supposed to be Amanda’s partner in crime-fighting, but she’s too busy freaking out about the upcoming dance. When a mystery monster appears in town and seventh graders start disappearing, Bug Girl needs Emily's help more than ever. Soon both girls are tangled in a dastardly scheme --- and the fate of their school, their town and their very lives will be decided on the dance floor.
Written by Benjamin Harper and Sarah Hines Stephens with illustrations by Anoosha Seyd - Animals , Children's 8-12, Fiction, Friendship, Superhero
Amanda Price adores all things bug-related --- from spiders to mantises --- like, seriously loves them. Unfortunately most of her fellow sixth-graders do not share her invertebrate obsession. They’re grossed out by it. Especially Amanda’s ex-best friend, Emily, who thinks Amanda is creepy weird. But when mysterious invaders menace the town of Oyster Cove and take both Amanda and Emily’s mothers captive, Amanda unexpectedly develops amazing insectile powers! Newly equipped with antennae and a glistening exoskeleton she uncovers a secret that changes everything.