Joyce Milton has written several books for Penguin Young Readers, including Bats and Pocahontas: An American Princess. Milton currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. Christopher Santoro has been illustrating children's books for more than 30 years. He has been honored by the Society of Illustrators, the American Institute of Graphic Arts, the American Library Association, and The New Yorker. Some of his titles include Open the Barn Door, It's Haunted, and Noah's Ark.