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Our Publisher, Stephen Hawley Martin, aka Steve Martin, is an award-winning author and a former principal of the ad agency that created the GEICO Gecko and "Virginia is for Lovers." He is also our Editor and Ghostwriter. 


Steve reviews all submissions and works directly with Oaklea Press authors to bring their work to market. He has authored five novels under his own name, half a dozen books on business topics, and a number of self help and metaphysical titles. In all, he has authored more than three dozen books. In addition, he has ghostwritten a number of memoirs for individuals as well as self help and business books. He has edited quite a few novels as well as books on religious and spiritual topics.


Listed in Who's Who in America, Steve is the world's only three-time winner of the Writer's Digest Book Award. In addition, he as won First Prize for Visionary Fiction from Independent Publisher magazine, First Prize for Nonfiction from USA Book News, and a Bronze Medal for Visionary Fiction from Readers' Favorite Book Reviews. 


If you would like to talk with Steve about possibly ghostwriting a book for you, or editing a manuscript for publication, click the "Send Steve an Email" button above and send him an email. He will get in touch with you to set up a Zoom or telephone call to discuss what you have in mind.

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