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Jennifer Brown

Biography

Jennifer Brown

Jennifer Brown writes and lives in the Kansas City, Missouri, area with her family. She is the author of BITTER END and HATE LIST, which received three starred reviews and was selected as an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, a VOYA Perfect Ten, and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year.

Jennifer Brown

Books by Jennifer Brown

by Jennifer Brown - Young Adult 14+
Ashleigh's boyfriend, Kaleb, is about to leave for college. So at a legendary end-of-summer pool party, Ashleigh's friends suggest that she text him a picture of herself -- sans swimsuit -- to take with him. Before she can change her mind, Ashleigh has snapped a photo and hit "send."
 
But when Kaleb and Ashleigh go through a bad breakup, Kaleb forwards the text to his baseball team. Soon the photo has gone viral, attracting the attention of the school board, the local police, and the media. In the midst of the scandal, Ashleigh feels completely alone -- until she meets Mack at community service. Not only does Mack offer a fresh chance at friendship, but he's the one person in town who received the text of Ashleigh's photo and didn't look. 
by Jennifer Brown - Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Kendra has always felt overshadowed by her older brother, Grayson, whose OCD forces him to live a life of carefully coordinated routines. Behind the wheel of her car, with Grayson asleep beside her, Kendra decides to drive away from it all. But eventually she must stop running and come to terms with herself, her brother, and her past.

by Jennifer Brown - Fiction

Five months ago, Valerie Leftman's boyfriend, Nick, opened fire on their school cafeteria. She inadvertently saved a classmate, but was implicated in the shootings because of a list she helped create --- a list Nick used to pick his targets. Haunted by the boy she still loves, Val must come to grips with the tragedy, make amends and move on with her life.