E. J. Patten

E.J. Patten was born Arizona and grew up with a love of stories, thanks to his parents’ ownership of a video store. He received a BA in Media Arts and an MBA from Brigham Young University, and he lives with his wife and three children on a small hill overlooking a large lake in a Utah town.

Books by this Author

The Legend Thief
Return to Exile
Middle School Survival Kit


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Power, without compassion, is the greatest evil there is.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Convincing my wife to marry me.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to acquire more talents.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My goatee. It's very prominent.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Harrison Ford.


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