Dianne White has lived and traveled around the world and now calls Arizona home. She holds an elementary bilingual teaching credential and a Master's in Language and Literacy. She received her MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts. After teaching students for 25 years, Dianne now writes full-time. "BLUE on BLUE," illustrated by Caldecott artist, Beth Krommes (Beach Lane/S and S, 2014) is her first picture book. "GOODBYE BRINGS HELLO," illustrated by Daniel Wiseman (HMH, 2018) and "WHO EATS ORANGE?," illustrated by Robin Page (Beach Lane/S and S, 2018) are forthcoming. Visit Dianne at diannewrites.com and readerkidz.com.