Lee Gjertsen Malone


The paperback of THE LAST BOY AT ST. EDITH’S is here!

April 20th, 2017 by

It’s available from all major retailers! Here are some links:

IndieBound Amazon B&N




More Upcoming Events!

October 26th, 2016 by

NerdCampLI in Jericho, NY: November 4

Tween Author Fest, in Brookline, MA: Dec 17

One-day Children’s Book Writing Workshop at the BCAE: January 21

Pembroke Public Library MG panel, Pembroke, MA: March 4

Westwood Public Library MG Panel, Westwood, MA: March 25



Some Upcoming Events:

April 8th, 2016 by

April 9 — Cape AuthorFest in Cape Elizabeth, Maine
April 29-May 1— New England Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators Conference, Springfield, Mass.
May 14 — Reading and signing at Turn of the Corkscrew Books & Wine, Rockville Centre, NY
June 10-12— Chesapeake Children’s Book Festival, Easton, Md. (other Maryland/DC events TBD)
September 16-18 — Burlington Book Festival, Burlington, Vt.
October 1 — Collingswood Book Festival, Collingswood, NJ (tentative)

THE LAST BOY AT ST. EDITH’S is finally here!

February 23rd, 2016 by

You can find it at your local bookstore or at AmazonBarnes & Noble, or Indiebound.


Interview with Dan Gemeinhart on Middle Grade Minded

February 20th, 2016 by

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by author Dan Gemeinhart (THE HONEST TRUTH, SOME KIND OF COURAGE) for the Middle Grade Minded Blog recently. You can check out the interview here.

Goodreads Giveaway!

February 16th, 2016 by

With THE LAST BOY AT ST. EDITH’S coming out just a week from today, I’m holding a giveaway over at Goodreads. Find out all the details here:



Goodreads Giveaway

It’s the New England Read Local Challenge!

October 1st, 2015 by

Schools, reading clubs, and other groups can win free author visits by reading books by local New England authors….including me!

You can find out all the details at ReadLocal.


June 11th, 2015 by

My cover can finally be shared with the world! Thanks to Jen Malone and The Kidliterati, who hosted my cover reveal here: http://www.kidliterati.com/2015/06/cover-reveal-mg-novel-last-boy-at-st.html

Interview with Eve Ainsworth

February 11th, 2015 by

I interviewed Eve Ainsworth, author of the recently released SEVEN DAYS, for the Sweet Sixteens blog. You can read the interview here: https://thesweetsixteens.wordpress.com/2015/02/11/the-debut-club-an-interview-with-eve-ainsworth-author-of-seven-days/

I’m now a host of #MGLitChat

December 31st, 2014 by

MGLitChat is a regular weekly chat on twitter about all things middle grade. You can find transcriptions of past chats here, http://mglitchat.blogspot.com or follow #mglitchat on Thursday’s at 9pm Eastern time to participate.