About the Author
Hazel Mitchell has illustrated over 12 children's books including Hidden New Jersey, the All-Star Cheerleaders chapter book series , How to Talk to an Autistic Kid - a finalist in the Books for a Better Life Awards 2012, Why am I Here?, and Sabu and Me which was awarded Creative Child Magazine's Picture Book of the Year award in 2010. Hazel lives in Detroit, Maine and is originally from Yorkshire, England.
Linda J. Barth is a retired fourth-grade teacher who lives in Somerville, New Jersey. She is very active in the Canal Society of New Jersey, one of the largest historical societies in the state.