The son of two librarians, Mark Stevens was raised in Lincoln, Massachusetts, and has worked as a reporter, television news producer, and in public relations.
He is the author of The Fireballer (Lake Union, 2023). He also writes The Allison Coil Mystery Series including Antler Dust, Buried by the Roan, Trapline, Lake of Fire, and The Melancholy Howl. Trapline won the Colorado Book Award for Best Mystery.
Mr. Stevens was named Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers' Writer of the Year in 2015. He hosts a regular podcast for Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers and has served as president of the Rocky Mountain chapter for Mystery Writers of America.