Lori Leak is an African-American girl who lives with her mother, father, and brother in a warm and loving home. She is a very curious girl who likes to explore things — and that sometimes means she gets into trouble (although she calls it an adventure.) She is very intelligent and often her parents or brother find her at night reading encyclopedias under her bed covers with a flashlight.
WHO ARE LORI LEAK’S PARENTS?
Lawrence Leak is her father and Adelle Leak is her mother.
WHAT DOES LORI’S MOTHER DO?
Mrs. Leak has a home-based business selling knitted baby sweaters and blankets and she is a homemaker. She also teaches piano.
WHAT DOES LORI’S FATHER DO?
Mr. Leak is an engineering consultant. He often must travel, and he takes his family with him. That is how Lori gets to travel. His hobby is art. He paints and sketches.