Episode 1 Leah Pileggi

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SL’s first episode features Leah Pileggi, author of Prisoner 88 (Charlesbridge, 2013). Inspired by a ten-year-old boy who served time in the Idaho Territorial Penitentiary, Prisoner 88 tells the story of a courageous boy who faces danger and finds friendship under the most unusual circumstances. Pileggi’s other book, How to Design a World-Class Engineering College: A History of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, was published by UPNE in 2014.