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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Leslie Levine  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult; Young Adult; Children;

Born: Washington, DC

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Illinois Connection

Leslie currenly lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Leslie Levine is a life integration expert and is the author of ''Will This Place Ever Feel Like Home? Simple Advice for Settling In After Your Move'', which was named one of the best work/famiy books by the ''Wall Street Journal''. She is also the author of ''Ice Cream for Breakfast: If You Follow All the Rules, You Miss Half the Fun'' and ''Wish It, Dream It, Do It: Turn the Life You're Living Into the LIfe You Want''. Leslie specializes in strss management, self-care and life integration.

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Titles At Your Library

Will This Place Ever Feel Like Home?, New and Updated Edition: Simple Advice for Settling In After You Move
ISBN: 0658020986

McGraw-Hill. 2002

If you are moving or contemplating a move, Will This Place Ever Feel Like Home? offers a wealth of insights and practical resources on everything from navigating the new terrain and finding essential services to helping your children and pets adjust, meeting neighbors, making new friends, and much more. A unique and helpful how-to guide--based on more than 100 personal interviews and the author's own relocation experience--this updated edition also features detailed information on relocation services and Internet resources.

Ice Cream for Breakfast : If You Follow All The Rules, You MIss Half the Fun
ISBN: 0809298651

Contemporary Books. 2001

An illustrated compendium of fifty-two charming, inspirational essays shows how readers can break the rules, indulge themselves, and enhance the quality of their lives, covering such whimsical topics as enjoying a bowl of Rocky Road ice cream for breakfast, how to revel in the beauty of one's toes, and the benefits of the fine art of dawdling. 20,000 first printing.

Wish It, Dream It, Do It: Turn the Life You're Living Into the Life You Want
ISBN: 0743229819

Touchstone. 2004

Do you toss pennies into a fountain for good luck? Do you make a wish before you blow out the candles? Do wishes really come true? We all have wishes, whether small, like getting a date, or big, like running a company. This is a 52-step guide, one week at a time, to help you accomplish your dreams. These chapters will encourage you to:
• Ask tough questions that will help you to focus on your goals
• Experiment with specific strategies to achieve those goals
• Practice defining and overcoming the obstacles that delay your achievements
• Affirm your achievements, so you can stay inspired

Under Leslie Levine's clear, creative, and gentle guidance, you will gain the courage to test yourself without worrying about failing or being judged. So take this book, your wishes, and your life into both hands and make your own, real miracles.


Leslie was honored at the 2004 and 2005 Illinois Authors Book Fair sponsored by the Illinois Center for the Book and the Illinois State Library in Springfield, Illinois.

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