Annemarie Riley Guertin is a newly minted author. Her debut picture book How the Finch Got His Colors flew onto shelves in 2018. Annemarie graduated from Wheelock College and Fitchburg State University earning both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in education (summa cum laude). When she is not teaching first-grade you can find her writing picture books, couponing or giving furniture a makeover. She lives in Haverhill, MA with her husband Michael and their two children Autumn and James.