Lori Degman

Lori Degman is a teacher for the deaf and hard-of-hearing students. She is the winner of Cheerios Spoonfuls of Stories New Author contest. Lori has two grown sons and lives with her husband in Vernon Hills, Illinois.

Books by this Author

Have you ever wondered what happens at the zoo before the gates open? Foxes who steal keys, beavers who cook chili, hyenas who play the blues…when no one is looking, anything can happen! Readers won’t believe the antics of these wacky animals, and they’ll have a blast counting along with the simple text as they encounter each increasingly crazy creature. First-time illustrator Colin Jack’s unique retro style paired with contest winner Lori Degman’s enthusiastic words...

Author Revealed

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Aticus Finch from To Kill A Mockingbird and George Bailey from It's A Wonderful Life

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I love to laugh!

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Mr. Potter from It's A Wonderful Life

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. teaching

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