Leah Stecher

Leah Stecher was born and raised in Southern California and currently lives in coastal Maine. By day, she edits policy papers for an environmental nonprofit; by night, she writes middle grade fiction. Her debut novel, The Things We Miss, was published by Bloomsbury in May 2024; it was an Indie Next Pick and received three starred review. She has strong opinions on tea blends, chocolate chip cookie recipes, and action movies.


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