About the Author
is the author of more than 40 novels for children and young adults, and two nonfiction books for adults. She is a lifelong lover of horses and enjoys taking riding lessons. Although she has never owned her own horse, many horses have owned her heart. She lives in Fairfield, Connecticut.Ruth Sanderson
has illustrated books for children of all ages, including Summer Pony
and Winter Pony
. She lives with her family in Ware, Massachusetts, and her favorite hobby is horseback riding.