Franzeska G. Ewart is an established author of younger children's fiction. She also teaches English as an Additional Language in a multicultural primary school, and has taught in Karachi, Pakistan. She currently lives near Glasgow with her cat Lily. Lauren Tobia worked as an intensive care nurse before graduating from the University of the West of England with a degree in Illustration. Whilst studying, she was highly commended in the Macmillan Children's Book Prize. She lives in Bristol and has two daughters and a greyhound called Mickey.