Samantha Lee Howe is a British author, with her breakout debut thriller THE STRANGER IN OUR BED published by One More Chapter (February 2020).

Sam has written under the pseudonym of Sam Stone for her gothic, horror, fantasy, science fiction and more recently a playwright for film and stage. Sam has also written a number of short stories all of which have been published.  She is the commissioning editor of Telos Publishing imprint Telos Moonrise. Stone’s debut novel Gabriele Caccini won the silver award for best horror novel 2007 with ForeWord in the USA. She was shortlisted for the August Derleth Award for Best Novel in the British Fantasy Awards for her second novel, Futile Flame.