Leah Henderson

Leah Henderson is the author of several critically acclaimed books for young readers including Daddy Speaks Love, A Day for Rememberin’, and Together We March. Her middle grade novels include The Magic in Changing Your Stars and One Shadow on the Wall. Leah holds an MFA in Writing and is on faculty in Spalding University’s graduate writing program.

Leah Henderson is tremendously talented, warm and generous.

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