Author Archives: Lesley

I have an agent!

Christmas this season is especially sweet. I’m excited to announce that Brittany Booker of The Booker Albert Literary Agency is representing me. The journey to find the right agent has taken time, and I’m thankful to have an agent who has lots of energy and is enthusiastic about my new YA novel, Tunnels. Hopefully soon…

My American Lemonade

There comes a time when you are given an opportunity that is life changing. I am lucky enough to be a co-writer with Atanas Entchev, telling the story of his family’s 18 year immigration journey, the good and the bad. If you’d like to find out more about this brilliant man and his dream to…

My new YA mystery is done!

I’m so excited to announce the completion of my newest novel titled TUNNELS. If you’d like to check out a chapter or just read about the book, go to the slider on my main page above and you can access it all. Meanwhile, I’ll be spending this weekend at the Writer’s Digest Conference West in…

Fat Girl Eats Big on Thanksgiving

Finally outlined the first book of the Fat Girl Series. Picture this: overweight bulldog, full from Thanksgiving dinner, decides to saves the world one kid at a time. In F.G.’s attempts to get healthy, she sees the kids of the house needing to move too. Drooling isn’t the only thing on her mind as she…