Wendy Wax, a children's book editor for several years, now writes and illustrates her own books. Wendy is married to a commercial photographer and is mother of their young son, Jonah. She lives and works in New York City and Remsenburg, NY. Nancy Lane has worked for 20 years at the job she knew she wanted since childhood: illustrating books and other materials for children. Her art training, at the Maryland Institute, College of Art, included a semester studying in Rome and seeing the great art collections of Europe. She enjoys doing paintings that reveal emotions in the faces of her people - and even in animals. She lives in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York with her husband and children.