Leah Johnson

The Basics

Name

Leah Johnson

Pronouns

she/her

Age

26

Location

Brooklyn, NY

About Me

About Me

Leah Johnson is a writer, editor and eternal Midwesterner, currently moonlighting as a New Yorker. She is a 2021 Lambda Literary Emerging Writers Fellow whose work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Autostraddle, Catapult, and Electric Literature among others. Her bestselling debut YA novel, You Should See Me in a Crown was named one of Cosmo’s 15 Best Young Adult Books of 2020, and was an Indies Introduce and Junior Library Guild selection. Her sophomore novel, Rise to the Sun is forthcoming from Scholastic in 2021.

Website/Blog/Tumblr

http://www.byleahjohnson.com

Twitter

@byleahjohnson