Jack Weyland





Jack Weyland


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Butte, MT, The United States
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Jack Weyland is the best-selling author of young-adult fiction for the Latter-day Saint market. In fact, the modern genre of Latter-day Saint-themed popular fiction is one he is largely responsible for creating with his overwhelmingly popular novel Charly. His interest in fiction began with a correspondence course in creative writing taken during a summer at BYU where he was doing research work. Since then he has published more than two dozen books, and over fifty of his short stories have been published by the LDS Church magazine The New Era.

Born in Butte, Montana, Jack received a B.S. degree in physics from Montana State University and a Ph.D. in physics from BYU. Currently he teaches physics at BYU-Idaho. He formerly taught physics at th
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Average rating: 3.68 · 34,636 ratings · 1,835 reviews · 54 distinct works · Similar authors
Charly

3.97 avg rating — 8,309 ratings — published 1980 — 5 editions
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Sam

3.74 avg rating — 3,973 ratings — published 1981 — 4 editions
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Michelle & Debra

3.48 avg rating — 1,646 ratings — published 1990 — 2 editions
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Stephanie

3.51 avg rating — 1,493 ratings — published 1989
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Sara, Whenever I Hear Your ...

3.63 avg rating — 1,342 ratings — published 1987 — 3 editions
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Emily

3.79 avg rating — 1,266 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Nicole

3.54 avg rating — 1,311 ratings — published 1993 — 3 editions
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Adam's Story

3.67 avg rating — 1,180 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Kimberly

3.52 avg rating — 1,102 ratings — published 1992
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Lean on Me

3.70 avg rating — 872 ratings — published 1996 — 3 editions
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“I could now see her the way she actually is and not in the distorted way my mind presented her to me when I was trying to find a reason to reject her and move on”
Jack Weyland, As Always, Dave

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