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Janci Patterson

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Janci Patterson writes fantasy, science fiction, and contemporary young adult novels. Her first book, CHASING THE SKIP, will be published by Henry Holt in 2012. Janci lives in Orem, Utah, with her husband, Drew Olds. When she’s not writing, she manages Drew’s painting business, and plays geek games of all kinds.

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Janci Patterson Not a true story! I've had several friends go through infertility treatments or try to adopt, and once when I was looking at some prospective adoptive…moreNot a true story! I've had several friends go through infertility treatments or try to adopt, and once when I was looking at some prospective adoptive family profiles online I was struck by all the pain the families were trying to valiantly to mask in their efforts to look perfect and happy to attract adoptive parents. I wanted to write a book about that pain, and since I write YA, I had to find a way to put a teenager in it. Many, many drafts later, I finally got the story told the way I wanted it. (So glad you enjoyed it!)(less)
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Skipped

3.23 avg rating — 278 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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A Thousand Faces

3.71 avg rating — 98 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Everything's Fine

3.96 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Boyless

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Giftchild

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Today I am happy to announce that A Million Shadows, sequel to A Thousand Faces is finally available on Kindle and in print.


A lot of people have been waiting for a sequel. This is the number one writing question I’ve been asked over the last year. A Thousand Faces is the first in a trilogy, and I actually had the first drafts of all three books written before publishing the first.


So why did it...

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A Thousand Faces A Million Shadows
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