Jennifer Acres

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Jennifer Acres' writing experience began back before she attended Houston Baptist University, where she earned a Bachelor of Music in Composition. She wrote three screenplays both during her time there and after, all of which received awards from the Houston International Film Festival. After working as a script supervisor in Houston and L.A., she discovered that she was in love with story and wanted to pursue writing novels.
So now, Jennifer is a YA and NA author who loves complex characters in emotionally moving stories. She writes to encourage empathy and understanding of one another. When she is not writing, she is often reading, crafting, and following her fandoms. Jennifer and her husband have made Houston their little corner of the wo
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Book Pairings! Match your next read to these scents

As a follow up to my post on finding your own scent playlist for while you’re writing, I thought it would be fun to do the same from the reader’s side! Writers are readers too, so it really works both ways.


I’ve teamed up again with Highland Bluff Studio to give you my ideal book pairings – matching scents to books I love that would enhance the mood of the story. 


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The Hollow Heart by Marie Rutkoski
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This was such a satisfying conclusion to The Midnight Lie! I worried every page for Sid and Nirrim. My only complaint was how long they were separated. I wish we got to spend more time with them together.
The deep delve into compassion vs strength was
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(Me) Moth by Amber McBride
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I wish I had the words to express how fully this book moved me. I am in awe, heartbroken, made alive again. There are no words to express it; this book must be experienced. It will haunt me all of my days and I am so much better for it.
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In the Ravenous Dark by A.M.  Strickland
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What a ride! While this book started off in a political/tactical sort of way, it lunged into full throttle by the end. I will say, there are trigger warnings everywhere - a big one being the blood magic. The queer rep was refreshing and lovely. And t ...more
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New Adult Book Club: #156/16 On The Way To Simple by Jennifer Acres 57 64 Jan 14, 2017 10:20AM  
Christopher Paolini
“Until we invent telepathy, books are our best choice for understanding the rest of humanity.”
Christopher Paolini

Laurie Halse Anderson
“Write about the emotions you fear the most.”
Laurie Halse Anderson

Joyce Cary
“To forgive is wisdom, to forget is genius. And easier. Because it's true. It's a new world every heart beat.”
Joyce Cary, The Horse's Mouth

Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
“Do not complain beneath the stars about the lack of bright spots in your life.”
Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

Shirley Jackson
“No live organism can continue for long to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality; even larks and katydids are supposed, by some, to dream.”
Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House

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