Donna Pampalone, the author of The Adventures of Koco Koala & Friends, was born and raised in a large family in Rochester, New York. She presently resides in Chili, New York, with her husband Walt. The Pampalone’s have been married for 14 years and have a blended family of six children, all of whom are now adults.
A part-time church administrator who enjoys being active in her church. Donna enjoys reading, writing, cooking, and gardening.
Donna began writing many years ago while while experiencing divorce and life as a single mother of young children. Now that her children are grown, Donna feels that she has entered the perfect season of her life to pursue her writing career. She has several other projects under way, including editing and publishing the next two books in the Koco Adventure series. Donna is also in the process of finishing a novel which has been in the works for several years. She is very excited about the release of her book and says, “I hope this book brings much joy and laughter to many, many children and parents. "Writing it has been a joy in my life. God, my family, my friends and writing, are my greatest loves!"