Jon and the Soggy Leaf
Jon and the Soggy Leaf is a book about one small boy's struggle with change as he frets about his favorite season, fall, soon ending. Filled with colorful artwork and whimsical rhyming couplets, Jon discovers that change is natural, necessary, and can even be fun.
With fluid language and vibrant illustrations, Jon and the Soggy Leaf quickly engages its audience to want to read more as the reader begins to anxiously anticipate what the next exciting season, funny rhyme, and imaginative page will look like.
About J.S. Jenson (Fargo, North Dakota Author)
J.S. (Jackie) Jenson is a Children's Book Author, Freelance Writer, Educator and Newspaper veteran located in northwestern Minnesota. Inspired by the many children's books she read as a child, J.S. began writing her own stories as far back as the third grade, in an effort to make the stories she read keep going.
After receiving a B.A in English Writing, Jenson wrote for various newspaper and magazines before returning to her passion: Children's Literature with her publication of Jon and the Soggy Leaf and Sharp Bites and Other Pesky Poems. Today, as a mother of three, she has added her children’s comedic perspective to her stories, offering up additional material for her stories.
''Many of the stories I've written were created after trying to come up with extra bedtime material for my daughters, who never wanted story time to be done. We called these additional tales, 'stories from my head'- something my kids requested nightly.''