Deanne Endrizzi grew up and still lives in Minnesota.
She has loved birds most of her life.
She has been creative most of her life, always doodling and drawing.
She wrote a book for an assignment in 5th grade and has been writing ever since.
As an adult she likes to watch and photograph birds, plus record their songs. She has also been writing stories for children for over 25 years.
She lives in Burnsville with her husband, maltese and pet birds.
Minnesota's state bird, the Common Loon