Agent: Claire Draper
Leslie Barnard Booth is the author of the forthcoming picture book A STONE IS A STORY (Simon & Schuster, McElderry Books). Leslie has contributed poetry, fiction and nonfiction to award-winning children’s magazines, including Ladybug, Highlights and Highlights High Five. She holds an MS in education and an MFA in creative writing, both from the University of Oregon. Leslie lives in Portland, Oregon and enjoys taking neighborhood walks with her two young daughters, whose enthusiasm for clouds, snails, rocks and mud puddles transforms every outing into an occasion for discovery.