Andrea Beaty was raised in southern Illinois in a town so small that she knew everybody and their pets. She grew up loving Nancy Drew and then eventually progressed to Agatha Christie books and the classics. Her secret ambition is to star in a Broadway musical, and she is often tempted to break into song and dance at very odd moments. Rachel L. Jacobs is an actor, singer, and voice artist based in Los Angeles. She received a BA in theater from Oberlin and did intensive studies with the American Conservatory Theatre, the National Theater Institute, and Shakespeare & Company. She began voiceover work while on tour, dubbing live-action shows and voicing characters for cartoons. After that, she toured the west coast as a resident performer with California Theatre Center and has been narrating audiobooks ever since. David Roberts, a former milliner, has illustrated many children's books, including Iggy Peck, Architect and Rosie Revere, Engineer. He lives in London.