Thu, 29 October 2020
First Draft Episode #277: Leah Johnson
Leah Johnson talks about her bestselling debut novel, You Should See Me In a Crown, and the forthcoming Rise to the Sun.
This episode is brought to you by Everything I Thought I Knew, by Shannon Takoaka, out from Candlewick Press now.
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Category:Literature -- posted at: 12:00am PDT