Mark Greenwood is a musician and award-winning author of The Donkey of Gallipoli: A True Story of Courage in World War I, among other children's books. He lives in Australia. Fran Lessac is the award-winning illustrator of more than thirty children's books. Originally from New Jersey, she now lives with her husband, Mark Greenwood, in Australia.
Lessac's na f gouache illustrations keep pace with de Rougemont's
tall tales...Greenwood's story of a forgotten fabulist gently asks
whether the truth is all it's cracked up to be--especially in show
--Publishers Weekly online