About the Author
Charles Ghigna (also known as Father Goose(r))lives in a treehouse in Alabama. He is the author of morethan 100 award-winning books for children and adultsfromRandom House, Capstone, Disney, Hyperion, Scholastic, Simon & Schuster, Abrams, Charlesbridgeand other publishers. His poems appear in hundreds of magazines fromThe New YorkerandHarper'stoCricketandHighlights. He is a former poetry editor of theEnglish Journaland nationally syndicated feature writer for Tribune Media Services.
Ghigna's poems have appeared in many children's magazines.
Stuart J. Murphy, a graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, is a visual learning specialist with extensive experience in educational publishing and art direction. Mr. Murphy lives in Evanston, IL.
Diane Greenseid's illustrations have appeared in a variety of magazines and newsletters. Her first book for children was Wilson Sat Alone by Debra Hess.