Jamie Deenihan

Jamie L.B. Deenihan was a first grade teacher and certified reading specialist for over a decade. After her husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2015, she took time away from her classroom to be home with her family, teach part-time, and focus on her writing. Her debut picture book, WHEN GRANDMA GIVES YOU A LEMON TREE, illustrated by Lorraine Rocha will be published by Sterling Publishing in Spring 2019. Jamie lives in Connecticut, near the family farm she grew up on, with her husband, two little boys, and growing collection of pets, picture books, and lemon trees. Connect with Jamie on Facebook, Twitter @jlbdeenihan, Instagram, and www.jamiedeenihan.com