STELLA MAIDMENT has written story books, puzzle books, activity books and retellings of classics. Her work includes a major updating of Enid Blyton's Noddy stories, and, with a co-author, the creation of a best-selling course for teaching English as a foreign language to primary school children. JOELLE DREIDEMY has drawn and painted for as long as she can remember. After graduating from the prestigous Emile Cohl School she moved to Paris, where she now illustrates for English, American, French and Korean publishers. MICHAEL GARTON lives with his girlfriend, Leanne, and dalmatian puppy, Kiba. Michael has been thoroughly determined to achieve his dream job as an illustrator, professional artist and designer. Having gained a BA Hons in illustration in 2004, he has illustrated children's books and has worked for a number of different publishers, including QED.