Corinne Demas is the award-winning author of thirty-two books for kids and adults, including the picture books The Disappearing Island, Saying Goodbye to Lulu, The Littlest Matryoshka, and the YA novel, Returning to Shore. She is a professor at Mount Holyoke College and lives in Western Massachusetts and on Cape Cod, both great places for insect-watching. Corinne has a dog and two donkeys.
Artemis Roehrig received her master's degree from the Organismic and Evolutionary Biology program at the University of Massachusetts, where she continues to work with invasive insects. Artemis lives in Western Massachusetts and loves to explore nature with her two children. Visit her website: www.artemisroehrig.com.
Ellen Shiwas raised in the suburbs of New Jersey. From a young age, she was often found with her nose in-between the pages of a book and spent many weekends at the library. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design majoring in Illustration, Ellen loves color, simple shapes, and texture. She is also an avid fan of nature, film, and books. Ellen is also the illustrator of the Persnickety Press Little Frog and the Four Seasons series, written by NY Times bestselling children's author, Jane Yolen.