Deanna Neil Award-winning author, "The Land of Curiosities"

Deanna Neil is the award-winning author and co-founder of The EcoSeekers,, a publishing company that aims to engage kids with nature through the power of story. Her first two books in the Yellowstone Trilogy, "The Land of Curiosities", have garnered two Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, a Benjamin Franklin Award, a Nautilus Award, Independent Publisher awards and a wide range of endorsements. She has been featured on Good Morning American Now, ABC News Now, in USA today, and Time Magazine named her a 2008 "Hero for the Planet."

Deanna graduated from Wesleyan University in 2003 with honors in American Studies. You can read more about her writing, singing, acting, and radio freelancing at