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.

Where to buy in print

Books

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.