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About patyjag

Paty Jager is an award-winning author of 30+ novels, novellas, and short stories of murder mystery, western romance, and action adventure. All her work has Western or Native American elements in them along with hints of humor and engaging characters. Paty and her husband raise alfalfa hay in rural eastern Oregon. Riding horses and battling rattlesnakes, she not only writes the western lifestyle, she lives it.

Rowdy Rodeo Doin’s by Paty Jager

I’m excited to say Bridled Heart, my contemporary western romance, I’m re-releasing December 1st is full of rodeo rowdiness. When I came up with the idea or write about a bareback bronc rider and contacted four-time National Bareback Champion Bobby … Continue reading

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Do Jeans Make the Cowboy? By Paty Jager

Levi Strauss made the first pair of blue jeans in 1873. He, and another man, Jacob Davis, received the patent to put rivets on the points of strain on a pair of denim pants.  They were first called “waist overalls” … Continue reading

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Why I Write Western Romance by Paty Jager

I’d feel lower than a snake’s belly if I didn’t inform you all about the charm of western romance novels whether they’re historical or contemporary. We’ve all felt that visceral pull when a man in tight blue jeans, cowboy boots, … Continue reading

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#StrongWomen #Giveaway

Only 4 days left! To get your name in the pot for a chance at a $1000.00 gift card! What: Strong Women Giveaway Who: 150 authors across multiple genres and heat levels Why: Because strong women need to be celebrated … Continue reading

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Don’t Dangle What I Can’t Have by Paty Jager

Have you ever notice that if you’re told you can’t have something you want it more? Like no chocolate or ice cream when you’re dieting. Or no more fatty foods when your cholesterol is up. Or worst of all, that … Continue reading

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A Steamy Sale by Paty Jager

Jungle Steam I know there aren‘t very many cowboys in the Guatemalan Jungle where Secrets of a Mayan Moon is set, but it deals with an anthropologist who specializes in Native Americans and the Venezuelan DEA agent has a cowboy … Continue reading

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I’ll Never Look at Jam the Same by Paty Jager

I never thought about how people would react to my first published historical western romance. As I wrote the book and the characters carried the story forward, I was along for the ride. Darcy and Gil were clear in my … Continue reading

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Changing Heat Levels but Keeping the Sparks by Paty Jager

My latest historical western romance series is titled, Letters of Fate. This is a series that is linked by the hero receiving a letter that changes his life and brings him to the woman who captures his heart. Isaac is … Continue reading

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Firsts are Always Exciting! by Paty Jager

Firsts are always exciting. First kisses, first loves, first cars, first horses, first firsts. 😉 The same can be said for first books of a series. As a reader I’m anxious to read the first book of a new series … Continue reading

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Christmas “eye” Candy by Paty Jager

I found this handsome “Claus”… Continue reading

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