Alison Acheson is the author of several books for various ages, from picture books to short fiction for adults. She teaches Writing for Children and Young Adults in the MFA program at the University of British Columbia. Alison lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Val riane Leblond is a French and Qu b coise artist who was brought up in Angers, France. She lives in an old farmhouse near Aberystwyth, Wales.