Her family moved across town it was hard to make friends.She wasn’t like other kids while they were outside with friends she was riding her bike to the library.
Attended Washington high school and became editor of the Washington hornet newspaper.Then attended Bakersfield high.
Graduated Bakersfield college then transferred to bakers field university.After colllege became a bilingual teacher!.
She got married to james Ryan.!
After giving birth to 2 girls and twin boys she stayed home with them for twelve years
After her youngest went to kinder she accepted a job as a director for a children’s program And at the same time she went back to school to get her masters degree
A few weeks after she was finishing her masters her teacher told her to stay after class.And asked if she ever thought about writing books.
She began writing books for children she submitted manuscripts to children book publishers and a with no luck .
Her first book 100 is a family published in 1994.