Featured Author: Jean Lee Latham


As with many successful authors, the hallmark of Jeanís growing up was the time she spent in unstructured, highly imaginative, outdoor play. Jean remembered her early childhood fondly, "For years I lived just across from a lovely bit of unpruned forest. We had swings, trapezes, log houses, and tree houses. The only things I did indoors, sometimes, were to read, write poetry, and tell stories to my younger brothers and their pals. So Iím doing what comes naturally when I write for children." Full descriptions of Jean Lee Latham's books are publicly available for the month of September.
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