Anne Rooney is a full-time author living in Cambridge, England. Before becoming a writer, she studied and taught medieval English and French literature. She writes nonfiction books for both children and adults. She specializes in subjects such as science, history, current issues, ethics, technology, early-years fiction, popular science (adult), and writing/developing writing skills. She is currently a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Cambridge University. Suzanne Carpenter's work pays homage to folk art from across the world. She creates simple, punchy vector illustrations that have a huge appeal among young children.