Eric Litwin has won many awards for his music and storytelling CDs, and for his books about Pete the Cat. He loves performing at schools, libraries, and theatres. Eric is a former teacher. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia. You can visit him online at www.ericlitwin.com.James Dean has painted Pete the Cat for ten years and has turned his natural love for cats into his life''s work. He illustrated Pete the Cat I Love my White Shoes, by Eric Litwin, in 2008, and the follow-up book, Pete the Cat: Rocking In My School Shoes, in 2011. James lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his wife, four cats, and one dog. You can visit him online at www.petethecat.com.