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Jenn Marie Thorne

Biography

Jenn Marie Thorne

Jenn Marie Thorne graduated from NYU-Tisch with a BFA in drama and quickly realized she was having more fun writing plays than performing in them. When a flurry of political scandals hit the news, Jenn wondered what the kids at the center of the media’s attention must be going through, and so began THE WRONG SIDE OF RIGHT, her debut novel. Jenn lives and writes in beautiful Gulfport, Florida, alongside her husband, two sons and hound dog Molly.

Jenn Marie Thorne

Books by Jenn Marie Thorne

by Jenn Marie Thorne - Contemporary Fiction, Dating, Fiction, Love & Romance, Music, Young Adult 13+

Ruby has always been a future classical pianist and daughter of renowned composer Martin Chertok. But after her horrendous audition, it's clear that music has dumped her. Oscar is a musical genius. But while he might be the type who'd name himself when asked about his favorite composer, Oscar is not the type to jeopardize his chance to study under the great Martin Chertok --- not for a crush. But as the New York City summer heats up, so does the spark between Ruby and Oscar. Can two people still figuring themselves out figure out how to be together? Or will the world make the choice for them?

by Jenn Marie Thorne - Family, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Kate Quinn’s mom died last year, leaving Kate parentless and reeling. So when the unexpected shows up in her living room, Kate must confront another reality she never thought possible. Kate does have a father. He’s a powerful politician. And he’s running for U.S. President. Suddenly, Kate’s moving in with a family she never knew she had, joining a campaign in support of a man she hardly knows and falling for a rebellious boy who may not have the purest motives.

by Jenn Marie Thorne - Friendship, Gay & Lesbian, Young Adult 13+, Youth Fiction

When her best friend Hannah comes out the day before junior year, Daisy is all set to let her ally flag fly. Before you can spell LGBTQIA, she’s leading the charge to end their school’s antiquated ban on same-sex dates at dances. What Daisy doesn’t expect is for the cause to blow up --- thanks to Adam, the cute college journalist whose interview with Daisy for his college newspaper catches fire in the national media. With the story spinning out of control, protesters gathering, Hannah left in the dust of Daisy’s good intentions, and Daisy’s attraction to Adam practically written in lights, Daisy finds herself caught between her bold plans, her bad decisions and her big fat mouth.