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Pen name  Jennifer Scott
Name  Jennifer Brown
Occupation  Novelist
Role  Writer
Nationality  American
Books  Hate List
Period  2009–present

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Genre  Realistic fiction for teens (YA fiction) and children Women's fiction (as Scott)

Jennifer Marie Brown (born May 11, 1972) is an American writer best known for teen fiction including her debut novel Hate List (2009). At least from 2013 she also writes fiction under the name Jennifer Scott.


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Personal life

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Brown was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and lives there with her husband and three children, as of 2014. She was once a humor columnist for The Kansas City Star, in which she won the Erma Bombeck Global Humor Award in 2005 and 2006.


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Teen fiction
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  • Hate List (Little, Brown, September 1, 2009)
  • Bitter End (May 10, 2011)
  • Perfect Escape (July 10, 2012)
  • Thousand Words (May 2013)
  • Torn Away (May 2014)
  • Say Something: a Hate List novella (Hachette Audio, 2014), read by Ivan Martinovic, OCLC 869469958
  • Shade Me: Nikki Kill Series Book 1 (2016)
  • Dare You: Nikki Kill Series Book 2 (February 2017)
  • Children's fiction

    Brown now also writes fiction for pre-teens. The Library of Congress classifies these stories by subject (LCSH) as astronomy fiction, family fiction, middle-school fiction, etc.; not as science fiction (select LCCN).

  • Life on Mars (Bloomsbury, August 2014), LCCN 2013-38537
  • How Lunchbox Jones saved me from robots, traitors, and Missy the Cruel (Bloomsbury, forthcoming August 2015), LCCN 2014-19118
  • Women's fiction as Jennifer Scott

    Brown now writes women's fiction, too, under the name Jennifer Scott.

  • The Sister Season (New American Library Accent, 2013), LCCN 2013-19767
  • The Accidental Book Club (Accent, 2014), LCCN 2014-337
  • References

    Jennifer Brown (author) Wikipedia