Rebecca Thill grew up in Milwaukee, WI and attended St. Norbert College where she earned a B.S. in Biology and a Ph.D. from the Medical College of Wisconsin. Rebecca has been a scientist, biomedical editor, adjunct biology instructor, and freelance science writer. Her love for children’s literature began at an early age and continued to blossom while raising her three young children. Rebecca’s love of science sparked her interest in science-fiction literature where any technology, invention or gadget is possible in a fantasy world. As a children’s author, Rebecca focuses her writing on picture books, chapter books and middle grade.