AnnElise writes from Mesa, Arizona. The Munich native took her first reporting jobs in high school, got two MA degrees from the University of Texas at Austin, and has been a US-German correspondent ever since. She learned her bookmaking craft at Harcourt Brace College Publishers and is now offering an author service through Her debut novel, The Celtic Stallion, was received with great interest (now available on Amazon). AnnElise collaborated with her daughter Priyanka (illustrator), on Random Accident, a storybook for all ages. In her spare time, AnnElise likes to hike, read, and pursue philanthropy.