The Heartwarming Leland P. Gamson

Children’s Book Author Bio

Leland p. Gamson children's book author holding apricot his dog

Leland P. Gamson and Apricot

Apricot: “I want you to read all of Leland’s books.”

My Name is Apricot. I’m the furry one in the picture.

I want to tell you about Leland P. Gamson, the author of over 13 children’s books.

His wife, Bonnie Lou, you can see her in a picture below with Leland, also helps look after me. After retiring from the VA and the United States Army, he is now focusing on writing.

He had written for the Wesleyan Church Sunday School curriculum.  Now he is writing children’s books, devotionals for “The Upper Room,” “Hope is Now,” and several church newsletters.

He enjoys reading his books to children in libraries. You will find all of his children’s books available on eBooks. You can watch Leland read his books on YouTube.

Some of his books are available for purchase in Spanish.  Leland loves to portray Bible characters. These also can be viewed on YouTube.

Leland wrote two activity books. They were written for specific historical places and for sale in those locations.


I want you to read all of Leland’s books.

Leland is also a member of the American Academy of Poets. Membership is limited to those who have a minimum of 10 poems published in 5 legitimate literary journals.

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Hoosier Children’s Author

All of Leland’s books are now in the Indiana State Library’s Children’s Center. He is listed there as a Hoosier Children’s Author.

See Leland pictured with the Director of the Children’s Center, Susanne Walker.

Leland gamson and susanne walker director of the children's in indiana
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