Laura K Sather Lemunyete was born in New Richmond, Wisconsin, USA. Her many travels and adventures eventually led her to Kenya after meeting her Kenyan husband, Reuben Lemunyete, in Edinburgh, Scotland, where they studied their Master’s in Tropical Animal Production and Health. They have two grown children. They live in Northern Kenya, promoting community development, encouraging education, and helping to improve livelihoods on many levels. Laura has written many articles on various aspects of their community work and has a blog named PEAR Innovations: Life and Work in Northern Kenya. This is her first children’s book. It is an original tale told in the African Style.