Leah Ferguson holds a B.A. from West Chester University, where she studied English Literature and Russian, and an M.A. in teaching from Notre Dame of Maryland University. A former editor and teacher, Leah now writes from home while raising a herd of young people. An unabashed fan of Notre Dame football, The Smiths, contemporary fiction and sometimes running, she lives in Pennsylvania with her husband, three children, dog and a tailless cat.