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.

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The Legend Thief
Return to Exile
Middle School Survival Kit

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

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

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A squirrel leader leading a squirrel uprising against dentists.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Convincing my wife to marry me.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. The eighties, followed closely by cordaroy pants.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. My biggest pet was a golden retriever named "Bridger," and please don't call me Peeve. Oh. I misread that. Do I still have space to ans

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