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.
HELEN OXENBURY is the world-class illustrator
of dozens of beloved picture books, including Michael Rosen''s
We''re Going on a Bear Hunt, Phyllis Root''s Big Momma
Makes the World, which won the Boston Globe-Horn
Book Picture Book Award, and her own Tom and Pippo
series. She lives in London, England.