RWYK Podcast: Meet Michaela S Wulf & Leslea Wahl

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In Conversation with our Favorite Middle-grade Author Leslea Wahl & a Debut Children’s Author Michaela S Wulf 

The Magical Chip bag by Michaela S Wulf


Happy Thursday people!

We have a wonderful show you for today!  Leslea Wahl, the author of An Unexpected Role, is back on the podcast to share some wonderful books that we would want to read with our teens during the summer time.

Our second guest is Michaela Wulf, an inspiring author from North Philadelphia, a single parent of two girls.  Michaela is joining us to celebrate her debut children’s book The Magical Chip Bag.

In our exciting interview, Michaela shares the inspiration behind writing the book, her goal to promote healthy eating in children and her dream of becoming a published children’s book author.

Here is Leslea’s amazon link –


Here’s some more information about Leslea Wahl

Leslea WahlLeslea lives in beautiful Colorado with her husband and three children. Their own life of adventure includes traveling, skiing, and scuba diving. Leslea strives to write fiction that will inspire readers to use their own talents and gifts to glorify God. Leslie has been a creator of stories with ideas swirling through her head. She is thrilled now to be able to share some of them with others. For many years she has been driven by a belief that our purpose in life is to use our gifts to glorify God and lead others to Him. She feels blessed to have found a way to intertwine her two passions by creating adventurous stories with positive Christian messages for today’s youth. Not only does she hopes to entertain with her writing, but also to inspire others to find their gifts as well.

Visit Leslea’s website at

Here is the link to Leslea’s amazon page –


Books discussed in this episode:


1. Riddle at the Rodeo by Claudia Cangilla McAdam

Riddle at the Rodeo by [McAdam, Claudia Cangilla]When someone steals the prize buckle of a junior bull-riding champion, middle-school student and amateur sleuth Kirsten Camarata sets her mind to solving the mystery. She takes part in a rodeo in order to get behind the scenes, and even though someone goes to extreme measures to prevent her from doing so, her detective skills pay off as she pieces together the clues to solve the mystery.

Buy on Amazon


2. Escape: Intense, Book 1 by Glenn Haggerty

Escape: Intense, Book 1 by [Haggerty, Glenn]“I’d never seen a dead body before, but I was pretty sure the guy in the car trunk was dead.”

Middle school’s tough, and Tyler Higgins just wants to hang with the cool kids. But Dustin’s idea of quality entertainment is spying on parked cars on Lover’s Lane. When two creeps show up with a body, Tyler doesn’t want to stick around. Then again, he might not have much choice.

Buy your copy on Amazon


3. The Last Thing I Remember by Andrew Klavan

Charlie West just woke up in someone else’s nightmare.

He’s strapped to a chair. He’s covered in blood and bruises. He hurts all over. And a strange voice outside the door just ordered his death.

The last thing he can remember, he was a normal high-school kid doing normal things–working on his homework, practicing karate, daydreaming of becoming an air force pilot, writing a pretty girl’s number on his hand. How long ago was that? Where is he now? Who is he really?

And more to the point . . . how is he going to get out of this room alive?

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Learn more about “The Magical Chip bag”

The Magical Chip Bag is a cute adventure that I conjured up & haven’t been able to get out of my head. It promotes healthy eating.





Grab a copy for your little one… The Magical Chip Bag is now available on Amazon…..

Here is Michaela’s amazon link –


In this episode, we discuss

  • Introduction to Leslea Wahl and some of her favorite books to read with teens during the summertime.
  • A little snippet about Leslea’s book, An Unexpected Role
  • Introduction to the first time author Michaela Wulf
  • Her first children’s book The Magical Chip Bag
  • Why is it important to make healthy food choices and how does The Magical Chip Bag helps?


A big thank you to Leslea Wahl & Michaela Wulf for sharing these wonderful books with us and for joining us on the Reading with your kids podcast!


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