Leela Hope

Biography

leela hope is a writer with over 22 years of experience in writing endearing children's fiction. Her lively characters have entranced and captivated her audience, and she has taken great joy in writing the three series of books, each beautifully illustrated with love and care. Her stories concentrate on the adventures of floppy eared bunnies and wide-eyed children learning lessons in life, before returning home wiser and eager for sleep. leela hope writes her stories to entertain the very young, but also to educate. Her vision is always of a parent sitting on a child's bed, reciting the stories each night, while the young one drifts off to sleep, lulled into a dream world full of fun and adventure.
From her very earliest years of childhood, leela made up stories in her head, telling them to her younger brother and sister. The stories flowed easily from her mind, and it wasn't long before she realized she had a gift for writing. By the age of 14, she had already written a small book of short stories for her own entertainment, and by the age of 22, she had published her first full-fledged children's fiction in several magazines. leela hope was destined to be an author and she knew exactly what genre of fiction she wanted to dedicate her life too.

Born in San Diego, California, and still residing in the area, leela studied English Literature at Berkeley, earning a degree in 1989. Her writing covers a span of several genres, but she always returns to her first love, children's fiction. She enjoys scuba diving and visiting wildlife parks, seeking new inspiration for cuddly characters for her stories. leela hope lives in an urban area of San Diego and is presently at work on a new book.

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Books

Bert The Squirt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
Bert is a different sort of dragon, instead of fire, Bert shoots water. Bert doesn’t like being unique and gets bullied at school. But one day Bert learns that being different can save the day.
Winter Muddle Puddles
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
Faith is excited about splashing in the muddy puddles. But her best friend, Peter the pony, is scared of getting too wet. Can Faith and her farm friends help Peter to have fun in the mud?
Wyatt Please Be Quiet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 380. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
Wyatt was a noisy boy. One day though, for his mother’s sake, he tried very hard not be make a sound. But will Wyatt be able to be quiet!??
Dirty Girl Called Gertie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
Dirty Girtie didn’t like washing. But one night, Gertie found out that her filthy skin was quite yummy to a family of yucky bugs. But will Dirty Girtie clean up her act?
Ned Won't go to bed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Parents
Ned will not go to bed! His family is exhausted but Ned thinks he is a superhero and will never get tired. One sunny day though… everything changes!
Children's Book:Messy Hair Claire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Parents, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
Claire had beautiful curly hair but one day she got bored of looking after it, so she stopped. To Claire’s dismay the only one who liked her new messy hair style was Stan; her pet mouse!

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