June A. Reynolds was born in Oregon and moved to Hilltop Farm near Sherwood when she was ten years old. She has been a teacher and librarian in the Pacific Northwest for 35 years and has worked with students from pre-K to 12th grade. She has also taught secondary levels of English, History, and Drama. She has two grown children and two grandchildren.
Being a local historian, Mrs. Reynolds has written two history books about Sherwood and one historical fiction book about Alsea, Oregon. She has written two screenplays and several stage plays, along with a musical for the Oregon Sesquicentennial. She re-enacts history and runs a History Camp every summer for kids.
She now has ties to Arizona and writes short story books about the local lore of the state in her "Desert Series." Hiking, camping, playing folk music and freelance writing for blogs keeps her busy most of the year.