I am Samantha Lee Howe and I’m a writer, previously specialising in genre fiction under various pen names. I’m particularly known for my horror and fantasy writing.

On my news page you will see the latest announcements, especially news on my writing projects and the launch of my new thriller career.


Coronavirus and Cancellations

Due to the current Covid-19 crisis, for everyone’s personal safety, all future events have been postponed or cancelled. I hope that we will be able to do some of these at a later date when life returns to normal. Please keep safe everyone!

The Stranger in our Bed is now LIVE!

So thrilled to share the news that the ebook of THE STRANGER IN OUR BED is now available to purchase on all ebook platforms. Currently storming the Amazon charts, the book is already receiving rave reviews. Over the next few months we’ll be launching the book at various locations – starting today at 4pm at…


In 2018 I set out on a journey of discovery to see if I could write something that would be publishable and appealing to mainstream readers. I was looking at changing direction, focusing very much on the thriller market. With the help of my agent, Camilla Shestopal, I began to shape a new novel. This…

POSING FOR PICASSO is Racing the Clock.

I’m delighted to be part of StoryBundle package RACING THE CLOCK with my Supernatural Crime Thriller POSING FOR PICASSO (As Sam Stone). The Bundles are selling fast and it won’t be available for long so get over there now and bag your own collection of great titles from The Racing the Clock Thriller Bundle, curated…