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J. Scott Savage

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J. Scott Savage is the author of the Farworld series, the Case File 13 series, and the Mysteries of Cove series. He grew up in Northern California and now lives in Utah with his wife and four children.

Scott has held too many jobs to count, including: a mall Santa, French chef, CEO of a dot com, plumber, radio station talk show host, and the guy who sits in the little photo developing booth. He has completed one marathon and hopes to complete another when the memories finally fade away. He loves reading, writing, camping, playing games with his family, and especially hearing from and meeting his readers. To e-mail him or schedule a visit, come to his website www.jscottsavage.com

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J. Scott Savage It depends on the book. I've written some books in as little as a month. Others have taken about a year. Then there is the editing, which usually…moreIt depends on the book. I've written some books in as little as a month. Others have taken about a year. Then there is the editing, which usually takes a month or two. Some of the best advice I've ever received is that it's better to do it right than fast.

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Thanks so much to everyone who has read the first two books of the Mysteries of Cove series, Fires of Invention, and Gears of Revolution. The amazing Brandon Dorman created the first two covers that each feature awesome dragons and steampunk vehicles.


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message 6: by Alex

Alex Hey, just wondering when Air Keep was coming out? Very much wanting to read it :D


message 5: by Suey

Suey Great article in the paper the other day! Way to go! :)


Jeannie Faulkner Barber Wow J, you have such a busy life. I love the description of where you live...I could almost feel that gentle breeze tickle my skin. Thanks for adding me as a friend. If you can, I'd love for you to visit my web site, jeanniebarber.com. I'm a novice writer so feel free to make any kind of suggestions, ideas or thoughts to correct it. While you're there, please sign the guestbook, too!
Thanks,
Jeannie



message 3: by Kyle

Kyle Just posted the review on my blog! I emailed you the link! It was a great book!

Kyle
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message 2: by Liz

Liz Thanks for the invite to be your friend!

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Tristi You were a French chef and yet you haven't cooked for all of us yet?


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