Deborah Underwood grew up in Walla Walla, Washington. She received a B.A. in Philosophy from Pomona College, and worked as a street musician and an administrative assistant before becoming a full-time children's writer. She lives in Northern California with her cat, Sports Fan.
Gr 2-3-This charming introduction to the peafowl family presents facts and color photographs in an easy-to-read format. Underwood covers what they eat, where they sleep, and how they care for their young. An outline drawing of a peafowl with the parts labeled and a map showing countries native to the species are included. An informative and enjoyable book.-Cynde Suite, Bartow County Library System, Adairsville, GA Copyright 2006 Reed Business Information.