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Leigh Ann Henion
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Leigh Ann Henion

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LEIGH ANN HENION has contributed to The Washington Post Magazine, Smithsonian, Orion, and Oxford American, among other publications. She is the winner of a Lowell Thomas Award, and her work has been cited in three editions of The Best American Travel Writing. Henion is currently a faculty member of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina.

Books by Leigh Ann Henion

Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer's Search for Wonder in the Natural World

Heartfelt and awe-inspiring, Phenomenal is a moving tale of physical grandeur and emotional transformation, a journey around the world that ultimately explores the depths of the human heart.

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