Born in Dallas, Texas, Janet Lunn is a renowned children's
author and editor. She has won a vast array of awards and has also
received an honorary doctorate from Queen's University and
the Order of Canada. Janet lives in Ottawa, Ontario.
Kim LaFave has won the Governor General's Award, the
Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award and the Amelia Frances
Howard-Gibbon Award for his illustrations in Amos's
Sweater by Janet Lunn. He illustrated Shin-chi's Canoe by
Nicola I. Campbell, which was a finalist for the Governor
General's Award. He lives in Roberts Creek, B.C.