• Ada and the Lost Horizon

    Today I’m launching a collaborative, interactive, pick-your-own-path-style storytelling game on Instagram and Twitter. It’s a scavenger hunt within the confines of your own home; a real-world Ready Player One experience;… Read more

  • New book coming out in August!

    I have a new book coming out in August! The Campaign is my eighth book, my second middle grade, and my first book with interior illustrations. It’s available for pre-order… Read more

  • school visits

    One of my goals for this new school year is to do more school visits. To help make that happen, I’ve created this Leila Sales school visit flyer. Click on… Read more

  • Links for you

    Do you need some things to read on the internet so you don’t have to go address your to-do list? Great — here are some things for you to read!… Read more

  • I have a new book out on May 1!

    If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Say comes out on May 1, and I am so incredibly excited to share it with you all. Here’s the description: Before we… Read more

  • Call for Scav Hunt Essay Submissions

    If you’ve ever talked to me for longer than ten minutes, you’ve probably discovered that I’ve spent years involved in the University of Chicago’s Scav Hunt, that it is one… Read more

  • Desert Island Discs

    I’m trying to put together a list of my Desert Island Discs (i.e. the albums I’d want to have with me if I were stranded on a desert island indefinitely)…. Read more

  • How to Win at New Years Resolutions

    I am a big believer in New Years resolutions. I am also into birthday resolutions, Rosh Hashana resolutions, and summer resolutions: basically I will take any opportunity to try to… Read more