About the book:
S&S/Atheneum has bought Leah Henderson’s debut novel, One Shadow on the Wall, a middle-grade novel about a newly orphaned boy who discovers the power of self-reliance as he protects his younger sisters from poverty and bullying in contemporary Senegal. Publication is planned for summer 2017.
About the Author:
Leah has always loved getting lost in stories. When she is not scribbling down her characters’ adventures, she is off on her own, exploring new spaces and places around the world.
Leah received her MFA in Creative Writing from Spalding University and currently calls the Washington D.C. area home.