Isla Neal

Isla Neal grew up in a small mountain town in Southern California and earned her MFA in Creative Writing for Children and Teens at the New School in in New York City, where she currently lives and works. Isla Neal and Martin Leicht are the authors of The Ever Expanding Universe trilogy, which includes Mothership, A Stranger Thing, and The World Forgot.

Books by this Author

The World Forgot
A Stranger Thing


MOTHERSHIP: Teen Pregnancy in Outer Space!

Authors Martin Leicht and Isla Neal reveal the inspiration behind MOTHERSHIP, the hilarious first book in the Ever-Expanding Universe Trilogy.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Baking.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I'd like to have a perfect sense of direction. I could get lost with a GPS strapped to my arm.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Humor, intelligence, and understanding.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Celebrity cake-maker.

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