Michael Buckley has written and developed shows for Nickelodeon, Disney, MTV Animation, the Sci-Fi Channel, the Discovery Channel, and VH1. In fall 2009 he launched a new series with Amulet Books: "NERDS: National Espionage, Rescue, and Defense Society. "He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife and son. Peter Ferguson is a comic book and editorial artist who just published his first picture book with Tricycle Press. He is also the illustrator of the young adult novels "The Anybodies" and "The Nobodies," by N.E. Bode; "Endymion Spring," by Matthew Skelton; and DJ MacHale's Pendragon series. He lives in Argentina.