Jeff Altabef

Biography

Jeff Altabef lives in New York with his wife, two daughters, and Charlie the dog. He spends time volunteering at the Writing Center in the local community college. After years of being accused of “telling stories,” he thought he would make it official. He writes in both the thriller and young adult genres. As an avid Knicks fan, he is prone to long periods of melancholy during hoops season.

Jeff has a column on The Examiner focused on writing and a blog on The Patch designed to encourage writing for those that like telling stories.

[AUTHOR OF: A Point Thriller Series; A Nephilim Thriller Series; Chosen Series; Red Death Series]

Where to buy in print

Series

A Nephilim Thriller
What angels call the “Great Struggle” is coming—a war between angels and demons for humanity’s future. Whether consciously or not, everyone will choose a side. I’ve already chosen mine—angels over demons—a surprisingly difficult choice under the circumstances. I wonder if I’ve made the right one.
Devil's Den
Price: $5.99 USD.
Devil's Dance
Price: $5.99 USD.
Devil's Deal
Price: $5.99 USD.
Devil's Day
Price: $5.99 USD.
Chosen
This multiple award-winning, young adult fantasy thriller series by the father/daughter team of Jeff Altabef and Erynn Altabef will take you on the journey of a lifetime.
Wind Catcher
Price: $4.99 USD.
Brink of Dawn
Price: $4.99 USD.
Scorched Souls
Price: $4.99 USD.
Red Death
The city of Eden stands as humanity's last hope, for danger lurks outside its sturdy walls, in the land of the Soulless. There, a deadly plague called the Red Death reigns over the world, ensuring that no one lives past their early twenties.
Red Death
Price: $5.99 USD.
The Ghost King
Price: $5.99 USD.
The Immortals
Price: $5.99 USD.
Um Suspense Nefilim (Português)
Meu nome é Steven Cabbott e eu sou um ex-espião com um passado sombrio. Eu estou tentando mudar, mas alguns hábitos ficam com você e matar é um desses hábitos.
Covil do Diabo
Price: $3.99 USD.
A Point Thriller
A futuristic crime thriller series with dystopian elements, from the multiple award-winning author of the “A Nephilim Thriller” series, the “Chosen” series, and the “Read Death” series.
Fracture Point
Price: $5.99 USD.
Shatter Point
Price: $5.99 USD.

Books

Devil's Day
Series: A Nephilim Thriller, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Turns out Steven Cabbott is the bloody Anti-Christ, and everyone wants to take him down: light and dark angels, Magics, and a particularly annoying sheriff. Steven’s father tells him he has a plan that might just stop the end of the world—if Steven is strong enough to complete it. Steven would like to trust him, but... well, he is the Devil. Best devise a plan of his own, just in case.
Devil's Deal
Series: A Nephilim Thriller, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,570. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
It turns out that hell and Lucifer aren't what Steven Cabbott imagined. That's a good thing, although he's still forced to make a deal with the Devil, one that might trigger the Apocalypse. Steven suspects a terror they call 'The Vampire' who's killing kids is tied to the End of Days and his untenable position between light and darkness. Hopefully, the Fates will be kind to him.
Devil's Den
Series: A Nephilim Thriller, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,730. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Steven Cabbott is a former spy with a dark past. He's trying to change, but some habits stick hard. Real hard. For Steven, killing is one of those habits. Heaven and hell are fighting over Steven's services. Even worse, a fallen angel wants an unhealthy romantic relationship with him, and just won't take no for an answer. Maybe. Maybe not. These days, Steven Cabbott isn't sure of anything.
Scorched Souls
Series: Chosen, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,940. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
My name is Juliet Wildfire Stone, and like it or not, the fate of Earth rests in my hands. The Prime Elector was supposed to be our mortal enemy, a monster, yet he was nothing like that. The Chosen are caught in the middle of a conflict that threatens to rip Earth apart. As the Alpha Chosen, I must do what is right at all costs. I'd better... or the people of Earth will be enslaved for all time.
Brink of Dawn
Series: Chosen, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
They walk among us as if they're gods, and only we know what they are. Only we know to fear them, and only we can defeat them. ~ There are three others like me—Chosen hybrids—each with different abilities. I must find them. As the Alpha, only I can lead the others, but how can I trust these people I've never met? No matter, because I'll do anything to stop the enemy... even if it kills me.
Wind Catcher
Series: Chosen, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2023 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
My name is Juliet Wildfire Stone, and I'm in big, life-and-death-sized trouble. It turns out there's a big difference between being mostly human and being entirely human. ~ I uncover an ancient secret society formed over two hundred years ago to keep me safe. I never asked these people to die for me. Prepared or not, I'll face my fate and become the Chosen I've been destined to be all along.
The Immortals
Series: Red Death, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,020. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2022 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Most believe the Immortals are a myth, a folk story meant to frighten children, but Wilky and Aaliss discover the truth is even more frightening than the myths. EVOLVED PUBLISHING PRESENTS the thrilling conclusion to the multiple award-winning “Red Death” series of sword & sorcery/epic fantasy/dystopian adventures, with enough twists and turns to keep you guessing until the very last page.
Covil do Diabo
Series: Um Suspense Nefilim (Português), Livro 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: Portuguese (Brazilian dialect). Published: January 5, 2021 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Meu nome é Steven Cabbott e eu sou um ex-espião com um passado sombrio. Eu estou tentando mudar, mas alguns hábitos ficam com você e matar é um desses hábitos. ~ EVOLVED PUBLISHING APRESENTA um olhar intrigante e emocionante dentro de uma grande batalha entre o bem e o mal, possivelmente levando ao Fim dos Tempos, com o primeiro livro da série premiada "Um Suspense Nefilim".
Devil's Dance
Series: A Nephilim Thriller, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2019 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Following a new technology engineered to make people smarter, many gruesome murders occur, and a mystery develops that's so dark, it threatens everyone. A war is brewing between angels and demons, and like it or not, we'll all have to choose sides. Steven Cabbott, a Nephilim born of a fallen angel father and a human mother, has chosen the side of angels, a curious decision for a killer like him.
Red Death
Series: Red Death, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2019 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Unfairly branded as traitors, Aaliss and her rather odd, younger brother, Wilky, flee Eden and seek refuge in the one place she’d never expect—the land of the Soulless, a medieval world, filled with magic, witches, and where the Red Death plague affects all. ~ Perfect for fans of George R. R. Martin, Brandon Sanderson, and Sarah J. Maas.
The Ghost King
Series: Red Death, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,280. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2019 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Led by a powerful witch, a wild invading army threatens to tear the Soulless lands apart. To survive, the three tribes must join together, but old grievances and hatred divide them. Only Wilky can unite them, but when he glimpses the future, he sees only a glimmer of hope; too much of the future remains veiled in darkness.
Fracture Point
Series: A Point Thriller. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,020. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2018 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Tom's brilliant, but when it comes to people smarts, he's clueless. When his older brother disappears, Tom opens the door to adventure and terror—and a beautiful red-haired spy. She stands in the doorway and spins a tale so unbelievable it just might be true. What if his brother is not just a tennis instructor, but a spy who has uncovered a secret so explosive it could trigger a bloody revolution?
Second Chances - A "Chosen" Short Story 2.5
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
Precious and rare, second chances must be earned, but has Ayden done enough to win his? ~ Evolved Publishing presents a short stand-alone story featuring two beloved characters from the multiple award-winning Chosen series of young adult fantasies. [DRM-Free] INCLUDED: Special 5-Chapter Sneak Preview of "Wind Catcher."
Enemies of the State - A Steven Cabbott Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As civil war threatens to rip America apart, Steven Cabbott yearns only for redemption and a good night’s rest. Two young dissident leaders may hold the key to Steven’s absolution, and to peace, but the government is poised to abduct them. Faced with near impossible odds, Steven must extract the dissidents, but he encounters treachery at every turn, and he’s running out of time.
Shatter Point
Series: A Point Thriller. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,310. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When her 19-year-old son Jack miraculously recovers from a serious head trauma, Maggie is sure her luck has changed. But when she's abducted by a shadow from her past - a phantom with dangerous sapphire eyes - it's up to Jack and his younger brother Tom to unravel the mystery and save their mom from a deadly psychological battle.