Leah DeCesare

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Leah DeCesare is a TEDx speaker and the award-winning author of FORKS, KNIVES, AND SPOONS, her debut novel, and the nonfiction parenting series NAKED PARENTING, based on her work as a doula, early parenting educator, and mom of three. Her articles have been featured in The New York Times, Huffington Post, Eligible Magazine, Simply Woman, the International Doula, and The Key, among others.

She is the cofounder of the nonprofit, Doulas of Rhode Island, and she spearheaded the campaign to build a medical center in Kampala, Uganda.

DeCesare lives in Rhode Island. www.leahdecesare.com
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In celebration of Women’s Fiction Day 2020, three winners will be chosen from my mailing list subscribers.

Join my mailing list to enter. Emails are quarterly and full of bookish fun.


Winners may choose an ebook or an audiobook of Forks, Knives, and Spoons.


Contest ends 11:59 PM EST June 10, 2020


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David Gardner Hi there, you might like to check out one of my travelogues about tripping through Italy - "White roads and red wine: A couple's journey through Italy"
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Leah DeCesare Dee wrote: "Nice to meet you here on Goodreads, Leah!

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Dee Willson Nice to meet you here on Goodreads, Leah!

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