Bio: Leigh Brill is a writer, speaker, and advocate for people with disabilities. She published her first story at the age of fifteen; since then her writing has reached national and international audiences through publications including Chicken Soup to Inspire the Body & Soul, the Guideposts book Soul Menders, and the magazines Just Labs: A Celebration of the Labrador Retriever and Pets: Part of the Family. Leigh has shared more than a decade of her life in the company of service dogs and continues to do so. She lives with her family in rural Virginia.
Visit her at www.leighbrill.com.
The heartwarming true story of Slugger, author Leigh Brill's trained service dog, who transformed Brill's college years as she struggled with congenital cerebral palsy. Brill is now a counselor and motivational speaker involved in the service dog community. She travels with Slugger's successor, Kendie. In the tradition of Marley & Me, and Dewey the Library Cat.