Janet Evanovich is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum series, the Lizzy and Diesel series, twelve romance novels, the Alexandra Barnaby novels and Trouble-Maker graphic novel. Janet started writing romance novels in her thirties under the pen name Steffie Hall, but earned fame by authoring a series of contemporary mysteries featuring the character Stephanie Plum. The novels in this series have been on The New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and Amazon bestseller lists. She has over two hundred million books in print worldwide and is translated into over 40 languages. She has also won several major crime fiction awards including the CWA John Creasey Award, Dilys Award, and Silver Dagger.