WHITNEY SANDERSON has loved horses since she was a child, riding in
a 4-H club and reading series like The Saddle Club and The Black
Stallion. In addition to always having a horse or two in the
backyard, she grew up surrounded by beautiful equine artwork
created by her mother, Horse Diaries illustrator Ruth Sanderson.
Whitney is the author of Horse Diaries #5- Golden Sun and
Horse Diaries #10- Darcy, as well as another chapter book
called Horse Rescue- Treasure. Her website is
RUTH SANDERSON has illustrated books for children of all ages, including Summer Pony, Winter Pony, and Hush, Little Horsie. She lives with her family in Ware, Massachusetts, and her favorite hobby is horseback riding.