C. Deanne Rowe was born and raised in southwest Oklahoma. She has also lived in Nebraska, Texas and California. Iowa has been her home for over thirty years along with her husband, two children and their spouses, five grandchildren and her hero teacup toy poodle, Allie.
She has published thirteen novels of her own, three in her Valley Series and six in her Cowboy Temptation Series, three in her Puckerbrush Series and one non-fiction. As one of the Stiletto Girls, she is an author of eleven novellas in The Stiletto Series.
She worked for over twenty years for MidAmerican Energy on the Gas Trading floor, scheduling natural gas on the interstate pipelines. After retiring in 2018, she has learned to play the organ and continued writing, looking forward to publishing several more books in 2021.