About Jannesy

Short bio
Jannesy DeLeon, a single mom and home health care worker was inspired by her two children, Gabby and Nicky, to write her debut book, Tag! You’re it, by BiblioKid Publishing due out in April 2022. She was born and raised in the Bronx, New York and currently resides in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.

Full bio
Jannesy longs for a world where everyone is included and accepted. After becoming a single parent, she focused on her dreams to write books where children can connect to a disabled main character and learn some important lessons along the way. Inspired by her special needs children, she wrote Tag! You’re It, A Story on Inclusion with Gabby & Nicky and proved that dreams do come true while facing and overcoming adversity.

Jannesy was born and raised in the “Boogie Down” Bronx and currently lives in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Besides being a supermom and writer, she spends her time focused on her family, fitness, reading and chasing after their lovable dog Sam.

Notable Features

To get the inside scoop on why Jannesy wrote Tag! You’re It, see the links below.

WNEP Feature

WBRE Feature

Pocono Record

The Total Podcast by Phil Scott