Author Bio: Susan Hood (www.susanhoodbooks.com) has worked for Nick Jr., Scholastic, and Sesame Street and is the author of MISSION: NEW BABY, Top Secret Info for Big Brothers and Sisters, illustrated by Mary Lundquist, THE FIX-IT MAN, illustrated by Arree Chung; SPIKE, THE MIXED-UP MONSTER, illustrated by Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet; and THE TOOTH MOUSE, illustrated by Janice Nadeau. She lives in Connecticut with her husband and two daughters.
Illustrator Bio: Matthew Cordell (www.matthewcordell.com) has illustrated more than a dozen picture books including SPECIAL DELIVERY by Philip C. Stead, WHAT FLOATS IN A MOAT by Lynne Berry as well as several he has written himself, like NEW YORK TIMES Notable Best Picture Book HELLO! HELLO!, ANOTHER BROTHER , and WISH. He lives in Chicago with his wife, author Julie Halpern, and daughter and a son.