Jane Yolen has been called "the Hans Christian Andersen of America" because of her significant contributions to children's literature. She has written more than 300 books for readers of all ages, with a list of publications that includes the Caldecott MedalÃ¢ÂÂwinning Owl Moon.
Lisel Jane Ashlock celebrates the beauty of the natural world in every project she undertakes. Her award-winning work has been featured in magazines, books, ad campaigns, and elsewhere, but this is her first book for children. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.