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Patricia Kiyono

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During her first career, Patricia Kiyono taught elementary music, computer classes, elementary classrooms, and junior high social studies. She now teaches part time at Grand Valley State University.
She lives in southwest Michigan with her husband, not far from her children and grandchildren. Current interests, aside from writing, include sewing, crocheting, scrapbooking, and music. A love of travel and an interest in faraway people inspires her to create stories about different cultures.


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Patricia Kiyono There's always something writer-related that needs to be done. When I can't think of where to go with the story I write something else - a blog post,…moreThere's always something writer-related that needs to be done. When I can't think of where to go with the story I write something else - a blog post, an author interview, or I search out marketing opportunities. Sometimes it takes a while, but I usually find my way back to the manuscript.(less)
Patricia Kiyono I like to introduce readers to worlds they might not have experienced, or perhaps have been to but have forgotten. But the main theme in my stories is…moreI like to introduce readers to worlds they might not have experienced, or perhaps have been to but have forgotten. But the main theme in my stories is love - specifically, long-lasting love that's been through trials and tribulations and have come out stronger.(less)
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Ruse & Romance by S.G. Rogers
"A sweet novella with wonderful characters, an interesting "ruse" and the consequences that follow - Ms. Rogers packs a lot in this historical romance!"
The Samurai's Garden by Patricia Kiyono
"For a historical fiction, this was packed with a plenty of information about Japanese life at the time. It flowed smoothly and held my interest."
The Samurai's Garden by Patricia Kiyono
"A very moving story set in the late 1800s Japan. An unusual setting for a romance, but the author has a great way of bringing the reader into the story, the characters are believable developing a sweet romance, that has it's ups and downs but with..." Read more of this review »
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