Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Non-Fiction Born: 1923 in Los Angeles, California Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLeone lives in Elgin.
Biographical and Professional InformationLeone Castell Anderson is a former copywriter, book store owner and librarian. She is the author of several picture books, which include: Moving Day, My Own Grandpa and The Wonderful Shrinking Shirt. Sean's War and Sean's Quest are middle-grade historical novels set in the 1832 era of the Black Hawk War. The cover illustrations for both of these books were created by Leone's husband, J. Eric, a watercolor artist. She also has written many magazine stories that have appeared in Highlights for Children and Cricket Magazine, some of which have been reprinted in textbooks.
*''Christmas Handbook'', Child`s World, 1984 *''How come You`re So Shy?'', Golden Books, 1987 *''It's O.K. to cry (Handling difficult times)'', Children's Press, 1979 *''Learning About Towers and Dungeons'', The Child's World, 1982 *''Moving Day (A reprint of The Good-By Day)'', Golden Books, 1987 *''My Friend Next Door'', Scripture Press, 1983 *''My Own Grandpa'', Golden Books, 1987 *''Sean`s Quest'', ShadowPlay Press, 2002 *''Sean`s War'', ShadowPlay Press, 1998 *''Surprise at Muddy Creek'', Scripture Press, 1984 *''The Good-By Day'', Golden Books, 1984 *''The Wonderful Shrinking Shirt'', Albert Whitman, 1983