April Jones Prince is a children's book author and freelance editor
who has worked in children's publishing for 18 years. She holds a
degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of
North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a certificate in publishing from
the Radcliffe Publishing Course. She currently edits and represents
children's book authors and illustrators at Studio Goodwin Sturges
in Providence. When not working with clients or RISD students on
their book projects, she speaks at elementary schools and writes at
her home in Massachusetts. She is the award-winning author of nine
books for young readers, including Twenty-One Elephants and
Still Standing and What Do Wheels Do All Day?
Bob Kolar grew up in a little town outside of Cleveland called Grafton, Ohio. He studied at Columbus College of Art & Design and Syracuse University. He moved to Missouri to work at Hallmark Cards. He currently works as a full-time illustrator.