Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young
people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball,
Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel
Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake
Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.
Preston McDaniels is the illustrator of the Phineas L. MacGuire series and Cynthia Rylant's Lighthouse Family series. He lives in Aurora, Nebraska, with his wife and two daughters.