Jamie Thornton

Biography

Jamie Thornton calls Northern California home. She graduated from UCLA with a degree in Anthropology and is part of the Wordforge writing group. She lives, rather happily, with her husband, dog, a garden, a viola and a bicycle. She has published several short stories and is working on another novel. Follow her at jamiethornton.com

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Books

Rhinoceros Summer
By Jamie Thornton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction
**Originally $6.99** A rare rhinoceros on the brink of extinction. A trophy hunter on the verge of bankruptcy. A young photographer desperate for fame. When a fluke opportunity ensnares 17-year-old Lydia Gibb in the bloody world of Tanzanian showdown hunting, she must join forces with an earnest, young game officer to prevent her pictures from driving both her and a rare rhino into extinction.
Trip
By Jamie Thornton
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
(3.00 from 1 review)
A middle-aged woman, left with an empty nest and a dog, Trip, she never wanted, despairs in her new role as his sole caretaker. But when they walk their deserted neighborhood on a windy, autumn day, she must confront a violent group of dogs and her feelings of worthlessness to keep them both alive.
Wishflowers
By Jamie Thornton
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction
A woman living in an urban neighborhood gripped by a recession witnesses her neighbors leave, home by foreclosed home. But when the police and the “C U Move” van come for her, she must stand up for her right to belong. A short story originally published in The Quotable Lit.

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