Author Stephanie A. Smith reads from her Warpaint Trilogy with a selection from Baby Rocket. The Warpaint Trilogy is three intertwined novels written as stories that are connected in a style of historical literature or historical fiction. She reads from the section called “Shuttle” which centers on the main character Clementine Dance, who was, Read More




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Originally published in the Independent Florida Alligator Posted: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 1:03 am Taylor Gaines, Alligator Contributing Writer A small human skull adorns the desk of associate chair of the Department of English Stephanie A. Smith. Colorful beakers are scattered throughout the room. Smith said the space reflects her love of “Sherlock Holmes,”, Read More




The Martha’s Vineyards Times By Gwyn McAllister June 19, 2013 In her latest trilogy of books, author Stephanie Ann Smith has found inspiration in the Vineyard’s beauty and solitude, as well as its history. Ms. Smith, a professor of literature at the University of Florida, has been spending time on the Vineyard for many, Read More




Read the newest novels by Stephanie A. Smith Warpaint Warpaint is a haunting tale of friendship and rivalry between three women artists, who’ve known each other for years, who must come to terms with imminent mortality and artistic frustration: Liz Moore, born poor in Minnesota, fought her way to New York in the 1920s,, Read More