Jennifer Storm is Ojibway from Couchiching First Nation in North Western Ontario. Born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Jennifer completed her first novel Deadly Loyalties at the age of fourteen. When she was nineteen, her book was accepted for publication. In 2006 Jennifer received the Manitoba Aboriginal Youth Achievement Award as well as the Helen Betty Osbourne Award. Jennifer is currently completing her second year of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg.