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Patricia Wiles books, 2002-2005

 Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 1-12
Identifier: MSS 8709 Series 1

Scope and Contents

Contains drafts of three different novels by Wiles that are the first three novels in the Kevin Kirk Chronicles; My Mom's a Mortician, Funeral Home Evenings, and Early-Morning Cemetery. The Buzzard Bait Motel drafts of folders 1-4 become the book draft that is in folder 5; My Mom's a Mortician. Materials dated 2002-2005.


  • 2002-2005

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Patricia Wiles papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.

Biographical History

From the Collection: Patricia Wiles (b. 1963) is an Mormon writer and author of children's books out of Kentucky.

Patricia D. Wiles is married to Tim Wiles, and together they have three children. They reside in Madisonville, Kentucky. Wiles has been a public radio commentator, newspaper columnist, and author of articles for magazines nad regional publications. Lately, Wiles has been authoring children's books with companies such as LDS Covenant Communications, with the Kevin Kirk Chronicles: My Mom's a Mortician, Funeral Home Evenings, Early Morning Cemetery, and the Final Farewell.


12 folders