BRENDA BELLINGHAM was born in Liverpool, England and now lives in Sherwood Park, Alberta. A mother and former school teacher, she rediscovered writing in her late forties and went on to become a president, and Program Director for the Canadian Author's Association, Edmonton Branch. She has also taught evening classes in writing for children. Her numerous children's books include Storm Child,
a Canadian Children's Centre Our Choice selection, and several titles in the Lilly series including Lilly's Clever Puppy
, Lilly's Good Deed
, and Lilly's Special Gift
, which are also Canadian Children's Centre Our Choice selections.
CLARKE MACDONALD is an illustrator and graphic designer in Halifax, Nova Scotia.