John Stephens

8 children’s books by the writer

John Stephens received his MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Virginia in 1998. He then moved to Los Angeles, where he has worked as a writer-producer on Gilmore Girls and The O.C. He was most recently executive producer on Seasons 2 and 3 of Gossip Girl and has also directed episodes of The O.C. and Gossip Girl. John Stephens is taking leave from his television career to pursue his passion for writing for children. The Fire Chronicle is his second novel.

9-11 years

The Black Reckoning: The Books of Beginning 3

John Stephens

The Black Reckoning: The Books of Beginning 3

This is the final instalment in the Books of Beginning series. Emma, Michael and Kate are locked in a race against time: to find their parents; to defeat the evil Dire Magnus; and to locate the final Book of Beginning ...

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9-11 years

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

John Stephens

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

It's been six months since Kate, Michael and Emma confronted the Dire Magnus, but the trail to their long-lost family remains cold. Then Michael and Emma find the man who was the last person to see them. He knows ...

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9-11 years

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

John Stephens

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

It's been six months since Kate, Michael and Emma confronted the Dire Magnus, but the trail to their long-lost family remains cold. Then Michael and Emma find the man who was the last person to see them. He knows ...

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9-11 years

The Emerald Atlas:The Books of Beginning 1

John Stephens

The Emerald Atlas:The Books of Beginning 1

This is the first thrilling book in the most exciting children's fantasy series since Harry Potter. They were taken from their beds one frozen night, when the world was covered in snow. The silhouette of a tall, thin man ...

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9-11 years

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

John Stephens

The Fire Chronicle: The Books of Beginning 2

It's been six months since Kate, Michael, and Emma confronted the Dire Magnus, but the trail to their long-missing parents remains cold. Then Michael and Emma find a man who saw them ten years ago - three days after they ...

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9-11 years

Emerald Atlas: The Books of Beginning 1

John Stephens

Emerald Atlas: The Books of Beginning 1

They were taken from their beds one frozen night, when the world was covered in snow. The silhouette of a tall, thin man has haunted Kate ever since. Ten years on, Kate, Michael and Emma have grown up in a ...

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9-11 years

Black Reckoning: The Books of Beginning: Part 3

John Stephens

Black Reckoning: The Books of Beginning: Part 3

The final instalment in the Books of Beginning series. Emma, Michael and Kate are locked in a race against time: to find their parents; to defeat the evil Dire Magnus; and to locate the final Book of Beginning. When all ...

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