Leisha Kelly's Bio:
Leisha Kelly is the author of Julia's Hope, Katie's Dream, and Emma's Gift, which reached the Christian Marketplace's (formerly CBA Marketplace) fiction best-seller list in 2003. She is also the author of TAHN, under the pen name L.A. Kelly.
A native of Illinois, Leisha grew up around gardens and hardworking families, which has inspired her work. Before pursuing a career in writing, Leisha worked as a waitress, tutor, cafe manager, and an EMT. She and her husband, K.J., have two homeschooled children and a golden retriever and live in a 130-year-old house in rural Illinois, where they are active in their church.