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Jessica Therrien


Dorene Uhrich


Jessica Therrien is the author of the young adult paranormal fiction series Children of the Gods. Book one in the series, Oppression, became a Barnes & Noble best-seller shortly after its release. Her wildly popular trilogy has been translated and published around the world.


After growing up in the tiny town of Chilcoot, CA, population 108, Jessica currently lives in Irvine, CA with her husband and two young sons.

Dorene Uhrich is an artist, a teacher, and a gardener.  
The Loneliest Whale is her first children's book.

She lives in the woods with her husband and son where they chase their dogs and admire the view. 

She can often be found planting seeds, sewing, and cuddling in front of the fire.

The Author

Jessica Therrien

The Illustrator

Dorene Uhrich


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