Anita C. Prieto was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and now lives in Metairie. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and a M.Ed. in Educational Administration from Louisiana State University. Her professional life (33 years) was spent in the Orleans Parish School System where she worked as a classroom teacher, television teacher, school principal, and acting area superintendent. She is now retired and writing full-time. Her favorite pastimes include traveling, reading, gardening, and playing Mah Jongg with friends.Prieto, Anita C. is the author of 'B Is for Bookworm A Library Alphabet' with ISBN 9781585361458 and ISBN 1585361453.