Phyllis Reynolds Naylor has written more than 135 books, including the Newbery Award-winning Shiloh
and its sequels, the Alice series, Roxie and the Hooligans
, and Roxie and the Hooligans at Buzzard's Roost
. She lives in Gaithersburg, Maryland. To hear from Phyllis and find out more about Alice, visit AliceMcKinley.com.
Tony DiTerlizzi is a New York Times
bestselling author and illustrator who has been creating books with Simon & Schuster for fifteen years. From his fanciful picture books like Jimmy Zangwow's Out-of-this-World Moon Pie Adventure
, Adventure of Meno
(with his wife, Angela), and The Spider & The Fly
(a Caldecott Honor book), to chapter books like Kenny and The Dragon
and The Search for WondLa
, Tony always imbues his stories with a rich imagination. His middle grade series, The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Holly Black), has sold millions of copies, been adapted into a feature film, and has been translated in more than thirty countries. You can visit him at DiTerlizzi.com.