Jack London (1876–1916) was a prolific American novelist and short story writer. His most notable works include
The Call of the Wild, and
The Sea-Wolf. He was born in San Francisco, California.
Barry Moser has won numerous accolades for his work, including the prestigious National Book Award for Design and Illustration and the
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. He is both an author and an artist, whose illustrations can be seen in books ranging from
Voices of Ancient Egypt by Kay Winters to
Hummingbird Nest: A Journal of Poems by Kristine O'Connell George. Barry Moser's work is represented in collections throughout the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the British Museum, and the Library of Congress. He lives in western Massachusetts.