Robert Burleigh is the award-winning author of many books for children, including
The Adventures of Mark Twain by Huckleberry Finn, illustrated by Barry Blitt;
Night Flight, illustrated by Wendell Minor;
Black Whiteness, illustrated by Walter Lyon Krudop; and
Sylvia’s Bookshop, illustrated by Katy Wu. His many other books include
Stealing Home; and
Clang! Clang! Beep! Beep! He lives in Michigan.
Ed Young is the illustrator of more than eighty books for children, seventeen of which he has also written. Most notably, he is the Caldecott Medalist for
Lon Po Po and the Caldecott Honor recipient for both
The Emperor and the Kite and
Seven Blind Mice. Young lives in Westchester County, New York.