Michelle Medlock Adams is the author of over 80 books with close to 4 million books sold. An award-winning journalist and bestselling author, she has earned top honors from the Associated Press, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Hoosier State Press Association. Michelle's latest children's book, I Love You the Mostest,won the prestigious Maxwell medal for best children's picture book of 2017. In addition, her book Happy Birthday to You! won the Selah Award for Best Children's Book in 2017-her third Selah for Best Children's Book since 2012. In fact, in 2014 Michelle's board book God Knows You not only won the Selah for Best Children's Book but also won the esteemed Book of the Year honor.
Denise Turu moved to New York in 2000, where she worked in set design studios, painted murals, and worked as a freelance illustrator, while her art showed in galleries in Manhattan and Brooklyn. She has also worked for Multimedia agencies in Paris, London, and Barcelona. She is the author and illustrator of a number of children books, and today she lives and work as an illustrator and fine artist in Barcelona, Spain.