Two-time Caldecott Medal-winning artist Chris Van Allsburg (Jumanji and The Polar Express) has written and illustrated many thought-provoking picture books, and was awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children's literature. He lives in Massachusetts on the North Shore. Visit his website at www.chrisvanallsburg.com.
"The full-color pastel drawings are the work of a master: stunning, luminescent, and conveying a sense of the mystical and magical." Publishers Weekly