Sally Crabtree writes and performs rhymes, songs and stories for young children. She lives in Cornwall with her husband, artist Tom Rickman, and their two children. Magic Train Ride is her first project with Barefoot Books. About the artist: Sonia Esplugas studied illustration at the Escola de la Dona in Barcelona, Spain, and now lives with her husband and their two cats in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Sonia has published many books in Spain and Argentina, but this is her first project with Barefoot Books.