THE ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS, formerly the American
Dietetic Association, is the largest group of food and nutrition
professionals in the world. As the advocate of the dietetic
profession, the Academy serves the public by promoting optimal
nutrition, health, and well-being.
MEM FOX is the author of many acclaimed books, including
Possum Magic, Koala Lou, Time for Bed, and, for adults,
Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change
Their Lives Forever. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.
Leslie Staub''s paintings have been exhibited in galleries
throughout the United States. In addition to her books for
Harcourt, she has illustrated Lives: Poems About Famous Americans.
She lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.
F. Isabel Campoy is the author of more than one
hundred books of poetry, art, biography, and folklore for children
including Rosa Raposa and Pio, Peep!, co-authored
by Alma Flor Ada. She lives in the San Francisco Bay area.