Award-winning author Sarah Ellis grew up in a family that loved to share stories and read books. Passions that lead her to become a children's librarian and eventually to start writing books herself. Ellis's awards include the Governor General's Award, the Mr. Christie's Book Award and the Vicky Metcalf Award. She lives in Vancouver, B.C.
Award-winning illustrator Kim LaFave has illustrated many books for children including Big Ben , We'll All Go Sailing , We'll All Go Flying and the early readers Emma's Emu , Andrew's Magnificent Mountain of Mittens and Andrew - Catch That Cat !. Kim lives with his family in Roberts Creek, British Columbia.