Steve Alten

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Steve Alten
Born (1959-08-21) August 21, 1959 (age 58)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation Author
Genre Science fiction
Website
www.stevealten.com

Steven Robert Alten (born August 21, 1959) is an American science fiction author. He is best known for his Meg series, a series of novels set 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.[1] Alten is the founder and director of Adopt-An-Author, a nationwide secondary school free reading program promoting works from six authors, including his own.[2]

Bibliography[edit]

MEG series[edit]

  1. MEG: A Novel of Deep Terror (1997) (Revised and expanded edition published by Tsunami books in 2005, re-published in 2015 as a Anniversary Edition with the addition of Meg: Origins by Viper Press)[3]
  2. The Trench (1999)
  3. MEG: Primal Waters (2004)
  4. MEG: Hell's Aquarium (2009)
  5. MEG: Origins (E-Book, 2011)
  6. MEG: Nightstalkers (2016)
  7. MEG: Generations (2018)
  8. MEG: Purgatory (2019?)

Domain trilogy[edit]

  • Domain (2001)
  • Resurrection (2004)
  • Phobos: Mayan Fear (2011)

The Loch series[edit]

Other Novels[edit]

  • Goliath (2002)
  • The Shell Game (2008)
  • Grim Reaper: End of Days (2010)
  • The Omega Project (2013)
  • Sharkman (2014)
  • Nightmares Unhinged (foreword) (2015)
  • UNDISCLOSED (2017)

Film projects[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Authors". Adopt An Author. 2013. Retrieved 2013-11-25. 
  2. ^ "Adopt-An-Author", THE Journal, 08/01/2005.
  3. ^ Ellis, Richard (20 July 1997). "Jurassic Con". Los Angeles Times. 
  4. ^ McNary, Dave (March 2, 2017). "Jason Statham's Shark Thriller 'Meg' Swims Back Five Months". Variety. Retrieved September 17, 2017. 

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