is the author of books including bestseller Shark vs. Train
, the Mighty Truck series, and acclaimed nonfiction such as The Day-Glo Brothers
and What Do You Do with a Voice Like That?
Chris lives in Austin, Texas, where he has advocated for greater diversity in children's literature by cofounding the Modern First Library program with BookPeople. For more information about him, please visit www.chrisbarton.info. Shanda (rhymes with panda) McCloskey
is the author-illustrator of the STEM-friendly tales: DOLL-E 1.0
and T-BONE THE DRONE
. She studied art in Atlanta and New York City, and now lives in Ball Ground, GA with two cool daughters, an awesome husband, and a scruffy dog named Jovie. Shanda loves visiting schools and invites you to visit and download free activities at ShandaMc.com.