|Pen name Jennifer Scott|
Name Jennifer Brown
Books Hate List
|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.
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.
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).
Brown now writes women's fiction, too, under the name Jennifer Scott.