Lauren R. Harris grew up in a military family and visited most of the U.S., studying history along the way. She blended her experiences as an elementary teacher and a journalist to write her extensively researched children’s historical picture books, The Plum Neighbor and A Place for Harvest: The Story of Kenny Higashi. Harris lives in the Pacific Northwest in a vintage farmhouse with her husband and three children.
Featured Book: A Place for Harvest: The Story of Kenny Higashi
Check back soon for details about Lauren’s appearance at the 2022 Festival of Books!