Paty Jager

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Paty Jager is an award-winning author of 30+ novels, novellas, and short stories of murder mystery, western romance, and action adventure.
All her work has Western or Native American elements in them along with hints of humor and engaging characters. Paty and her husband raise alfalfa hay in rural eastern Oregon. Riding horses and battling rattlesnakes, she not only writes the western lifestyle, she lives it.

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Paty Jager I rarely have writer's block. If I'm stuck it's because I've written my characters into a corner. I take a step or two or three back and figure out…moreI rarely have writer's block. If I'm stuck it's because I've written my characters into a corner. I take a step or two or three back and figure out where the story went off kilter and then fix it. (less)
Paty Jager Researching American history and discovering things I didn't know and putting them in books for others to learn the history in an entertaining way.…moreResearching American history and discovering things I didn't know and putting them in books for others to learn the history in an entertaining way. For my mysteries it's piecing together a puzzle that keeps the reader as puzzled as Shandra Higheagle. (less)
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The third installment of my Tumbling Creek Ranch series, The Wrong Cowboy to Love , is now available in the box set - Do You Take This Cowboy?   It's a concept of all the stories having to do with a bride either as the main character of a significant secondary character.



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