Ruth Lehrer


Ruth Lehrer is a writer and sign language interpreter living in western Massachusetts. Her writing has been published in many journals including Lilith and Jubilat. She is the author of a poetry chapbook, TIGER LAUGHS WHEN YOU PUSH (Headmistress Press.) Her debut young adult novel, BEING FISHKILL (Candlewick Press) is described by Entertainment Weekly as, “...the year’s most heartwarming, heartbreaking teen novel.” Ruth can be found at