ABOUT AMANDA IRVING
grew up in Boise, Idaho, writing stories and daydreaming about becoming an
author. Now, she writes
picture books and poetry on her big back porch in a tiny town near Jackson,
Wyoming. AJ reads kidlit every day and
dances every chance she gets. Her debut picture book, DANCE LIKE A LEAF,
releases from Barefoot Books in fall 2020.
author and former bookmobile librarian, AJ is passionate about inspiring
children to read. She received a B.A. in journalism and women’s and gender
studies from the University of Oregon. AJ is represented by Jordan Hamessley of
New Leaf Literary. Learn more at www.ajirving.com
Mama. Wordsmith. Kidlit enthusiast.
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