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Kimberly Willis Holt is the author of many award-winning novels including Dear Hank Williams, The Water Seeker, My Louisiana Sky, and When Zachary Beaver Came to Town, winner of a National Book Award for Young People's Literature. She is also the author of the bestselling Piper Reed series of chapter books and several picture books. She now lives in Texas with her family.
Donald Saaf has illustrated many highly acclaimed books for children, including Skinny Brown Dog, Pushkin Minds the Bundle, and The Easter Bunny that Overslept. He is also the creator of The ABC Animal Orchestra. A graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, he lives in Vermont with his family.