Native Rhode Islander, Leila Howland, joined us on The Rhode Show, to discuss her latest novel The Forget-Me-Not Summer.
Leila Howland was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island. A graduate of Georgetown University, Leila spent five years acting in New York, where she was a company member of the award-winning Flea Theater in Tribeca.
The Forget-Me-Not Summer is her middle grade debut. She has also written two YA novels: Nantucket Blue, for which she was named a Publishers Weekly Flying Start, and Nantucket Red. Leila now lives in Los Angeles with her husband, baby boy, and two dogs