Sub-genre: Gangster crime
Stephanie Harte was born and raised in North West London where she still lives with her family.
She was educated at St Michael’s Catholic Grammar school in Finchley. After leaving school she trained in Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy at London College of Fashion.
She worked for many years as a Pharmaceutical Buyer for the NHS, based at Barnet General Hospital purchasing medicines and related supplies for North London hospitals including, Edgware General, Finchley Memorial, Napsbury & peripheral sites . Her career path led her to work for an international export company whose markets included The Cayman Islands and Bermuda.
For ten years, Stephanie taught regular beauty therapy workshops at a London based specialist residential clinic that treats children with severe eating disorders.
Stephanie is a member of the the Crime Writers’ Association and the Romantic Novelists’ Association and took up writing as a hobby. She self-published two novels and two novellas before signing a three-book contract in March 2019 with Aria Fiction to write gangland crime.
Stephanie was a contender for the RNA’s 2020 Joan Hessayon Award