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Trisha Leaver

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Trisha Leaver lives on Cape Cod with her husband, three children, and one rather disobedient black lab. She is a chronic daydreamer who prefers the cozy confines of her own imagination to the mundane routine of everyday life. She writes Young Adult Contemporary Fiction, Psychological Horror and Science Fiction and is published with FSG/ Macmillan, Flux/Llewellyn and Merit Press. To find out more about her, please visit her website at

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co-mentoring team of Trisha Leaver and Kelly Calabrese ... aka team #loveherorleaver!

Hi, I’m Trisha Leaver. This is my forth year as a YA mentor, and I am insanely excited to be mentoring again this year! I live on Cape Cod…land of sun, sand and perpetual traffic!  I write YA Contemporary Fiction, Psychological Horror, Historical Fiction and Sci-fi and am published w... Read more of this blog post »
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“The emptiness I'd been struggling to overcome settled around me like a dark, unwavering cloud.”
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“And I love you, too." Those words were an extension of me, every syllable of their meaning saving me from myself.”
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Trisha Leaver It is a great place to live!

Jennifer Comeaux Thanks for the add, Trisha! I'm incredibly envious that you live on Cape Cod! My NA series is set there :) I'm kind of obsessed with the Cape and Boston!

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