Lynn Jenkins is a clinical psychologist, author and mother of three. Lynn is passionate about early intervention in the social and emotional development of children, and has written picture books on the topics of anxiety and worry (Lessons of a LAC and Brave, and Perfect Petunias), a picutre book on midfulness called Ollie's Treasures, as well as two non-fiction titles for adults, Best Start and School Start. Kirrili Lonergan is a children's book illustrator and mother of four. She has illustrated several picture books (Lessons of a LAC, Perfect Petunias, Brave and Dandelions) as well as created designs for clothes, prints and pottery. She is passionate about illustrating picture books that have a `healing' message and has a great understanding of the need for such books as a result of her previous work as a pediatric nurse.
"Picture books with 'life lessons' introducing little ones to new ideas are a growing trend, and Lessons of A LAC is the first in a new series about coping with common emotional difficulties." * Books + Publishing *