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Tanen Jones
Tanen Jones is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Adult
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Tanen Jones
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Tanen Jones grew up in Texas and North Carolina. She has a degree in American history and spent several years editing law and criminal justice textbooks. A queer author, she writes about queer women in dark spaces. Tanen now lives in New York with her partner, where she writes from her apartment window. The Better Liar is her debut novel.

Agent:
Erin Harris
Folio Literary Management

Favorite Books

Faithful Place by Tana French
American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado

Years Mentored
2020
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