S.M. Freedman studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York and spent years as a private investigator on the not-so-mean streets of Vancouver, before returning to her first love: writing.

Her debut novelThe Faithful, is published by Thomas & Mercer (Amazon's Mystery/Thriller Imprint). It's a paperback and kindle Amazon Bestseller in the US, UK, Italy, Canada and Australia, and was a Quarter Finalist in the 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award. It was selected by Suspense Magazine as a "Best Books of 2015" in the Debut Author category. 

The sequel, Impact Winter, was published in 2016, and she is currently working on the third and final instalment in the series, as well as two standalone psychological thrillers. 

She is represented by Kim Lionetti of BookEnds Literary and lives in Vancouver with her husband and two children. She is a proud member of: