Jean Marie Stine eBooks
Jean Marie Stine, born in 1945, in Sikeston, Missouri) is an American editor, writer, anthologist, and publisher. Stine was born Henry Eugene Stine, becoming Jean Marie as the result of a sex change. She is the parent of three children, Eden Ariel Rain, Mark Damien Stine, and with American journalist and author, Janrae Frank, of Sovay Jennifer Fox. Stine worked as a book acquisitions and development editor for Newcastle Publishing and Leisure Books. For a number of years, she was a senior editor specializing in self-help titles for publisher, Jeremy P. Tarcher. Stine's own non-fiction books include Double Your Brain Power (Prentice-Hall 1997), a selection of the Quality Paperback Book Club, which was translated onto five languages. Stine has served as publisher for O'Hara Publications, The Donning Co. Inc., and The International Foundation for Gender Education. She is currently editor and associate publisher of Renaissance E Books, Inc., a successful publisher of ebooks in the U.S.. Stine published a number of science fiction novels and stories in the late 1960 and early 1970s, beginning with Season of the Witch in 1968, which was later filmed as Synapse. After the departure of John J. Pierce, Stine was the editor of Galaxy for two issues in 1979. She was editor-in-chief of the science fiction and fantasy Starblaze line for Donning from 1979 to 1983, publishing controversial titles such as Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ruins of Isis.