It is both a pleasure and honor to be host to today’s guest. Melissa from Simon & Schuster contacted me and there is no way I was saying no to an author who received rave reviews on his previous novel, Targets of Deception, and wanted to visit and tell us about his latest book. So, without further ado, please help me welcome, Mr. Jeffrey S. Stephens.
Nancy and Jeffrey live in Greenwich, Connecticut, where they raised two sons, Graham and Trevor. All avid skiers, golfers and tennis players, they have traveled extensively as a family throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Caribbean, including a fateful trip years ago to Portofino, Italy, the setting for the climax of TARGETS OF DECEPTION.
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Meanwhile,the creator of a contemporary novel—such as an espionage thriller—may takemonths or even longer to complete a first draft. By the time the story findsitself in its final version and makes it to print, it is likely a year or twosince the writer first hatched the idea for his or her plot.