DEBtastic Reads! is Debbi Michiko Florence’s blog featuring author interviews and book buzz for books for kids and teens.
Debbi Michiko Florence is a California native, born in San Francisco and raised in Los Angeles. She and her husband currently live in coastal CT with their rat terrier, Trixie, and two ducks named Darcy and Lizzy. An avid traveler, some of her favorite places to visit have been Paris, Kyoto, Tokyo, Amsterdam, Ha Long Bay (Vietnam), Athens, and Sydney.
A former raptor rehabilitator and zoo educator, Debbi now writes full time. The first two books of her chapter book series, Jasmine Toguchi, will be released May 2017 with FSG. She is also the author of two nonfiction children’s books and an upcoming early chapter book series.
For more about her and her books, you can check out her website.