Patricia Briggs

Butte, Montana, The United States



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Patricia Briggs was born in Butte, Montana to a children’s librarian who passed on to her kids a love of reading and books. Patricia grew up reading fairy tales and books about horses, and later developed an interest in folklore and history. When she decided to write a book of her own, a fantasy book seemed a natural choice. Patricia graduated from Montana State University with degrees in history and German and she worked for a while as a substitute teacher. Currently, she lives in Montana with her husband, children and six horses and writes full-time, much to the delight of her fans.

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By: Mike Jan 9, 2017

There's an fantasy art blog called Muddy Colors that I follow. It's run by a diverse group of super-talented professional artists. In case you haven't heard, it's tough to make a living as an artist. That's a road paved with dashed hopes, broken dreams, and bitter tears. The folks on Muddy Colors are the success stories, the ones who actually make a living in illustration,...

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March 2016, Patricia Briggs
"The bestselling urban fantasy writer dishes on her love of werewolves and her new book, Fire Touched, the latest adventure for shape-shifting heroine Mercy Thompson." ...More

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“Some people are like Slinkies. They aren't really good for anything, but they still bring a smile to my face when I push them down a flight of stairs.”
Patricia Briggs, Iron Kissed

Patricia Briggs, Moon Called

“I don't like it when I outweigh my men.”
Patricia Briggs, Moon Called


Which March New Release would you like to read in May?

Books were randomly chosen from Goodreads' "Most Popular Books Published In March" list.

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The Unleashing (Call of Crows, #1) by Shelly Laurenston
The Unleashing by Shelly Laurenston
(Call of Crows, #1)
  4 votes, 40.0%

  2 votes, 20.0%

Dead Heat (Alpha & Omega, #4) by Patricia Briggs
Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs
(Alpha & Omega, #4)
  1 vote, 10.0%

Shadow Scale (Seraphina, #2) by Rachel Hartman
Shadow Scale by Rachel Hartman
(Seraphina #2)
  1 vote, 10.0%

The Shadows (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #13) by J.R. Ward
The Shadows by J.R. Ward
(Black Dagger Brotherhood, #13)
  1 vote, 10.0%

Vision in Silver (The Others, #3) by Anne Bishop
Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop
(The Others, #3)
  1 vote, 10.0%

The Orphan Queen (The Orphan Queen, #1) by Jodi Meadows
The Orphan Queen by Jodi Meadows
(The Orphan Queen #1)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Prudence (The Custard Protocol, #1) by Gail Carriger
Prudence by Gail Carriger
(The Custard Protocol, #1)
  0 votes, 0.0%

The Witch of Painted Sorrows (The Daughters of La Lune, #1) by M.J. Rose
The Witch of Painted Sorrows by M.J. Rose
(The Daughters of La Lune, #1)
  0 votes, 0.0%

The Winner's Crime (The Winner's Trilogy, #2) by Marie Rutkoski
The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski
(The Winner's Trilogy #2)
  0 votes, 0.0%


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