Jeff Mack has illustrated 13 children's books, two of which he also authored, including Good News Bad News. In addition, he paints murals that are displayed in libraries, restaurants, hospitals and other people's houses. He has been drawing since early childhood, when he would illustrate his own stories, particularly about monsters, robots,and pinball machines.
New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2013
"Absolutely demands to be read aloud. Grade A+."--Cleveland Plain Dealer
"Perfect for read-aloud and read-along."--Common Sense Media
"Terrific for children just learning their letters, and a stellar read-aloud."--Shelf Awareness for Readers, starred review
"Great fun to read aloud."--School Library Journal
"A story that's as funny as it is fraught with incident. It's gorgeous, too."-Publishers Weekly, starred review
"The ecologically sound and emotionally satisfying ending is sure to please all ages." - Kirkus Reviews