Author & Illustrator

Lea Lyon


Lea Lyon has illustrated six award-winning picture books, including Say Something and Playing War. Lea is the illustrator coordinator for the SCBWI San Francisco/South region. Ready to Fly is her first published picture book as an author. Visit her at

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Peggy Moss
Reem Faruqi
Alexandria LaFaye
Jessica Gibson

Book Dedications by Lea Lyon

  • For Sylvia, who was kind enough to share her story with me, and for my dear friend Mary Ann, who introduced me to the amazing bookmobile ballerina.
    Ready to Fly: How Sylvia Townsend Became the Bookmobile Ballerina