Liz Garton Scanlon is the author of many picture books for young readers including All the World, illustrated by Marla Frazee, which was a Caldecott Honor book and a New York Times bestseller. When she's not writing, Liz travels, reads, runs, hikes (preferably with her dog), practices yoga, and spends time with her husband and their two terrific teenage daughters.
Hadley Hooper works as an editorial illustrator for numerous magazines and newspapers. She illustrated The Iridescence of Birds as well as the A Small Thing...But Big. She lives in Denver, Colorado.