Jetsun Kitsho Dorjee was born in Bhutan. Her family moved to the US when she was six. She is an ardent reader and her dream is to be a writer. JK Rowling is her favourite author. She is also a passionate swimmer and ice-skater. And currently she is training to be a professional figure ice-skater. She wrote Achu Daka when she was eight years old. Kitsho lives with her parents and her twin sister Jetsun Rikar Dorjee in New Jersey.