Robert Munsch is the author of more than 25 books for children including The Paper Bag Princes and Stephanie's Ponytail. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and studied to be a Jesuit priest before deciding to work with children instead. He taught in a variety of nursery schools and daycare centers while he earned an MA in Early Childhood Education. In 1975, Munsch and his wife, Ann, moved to Guelph, Ontario. The Munschs have three children: Julie, Andrew, and Tyya (see them all in Something Good!).
Michael Martchenko has illustrated over 30 books for children and has exhibited his work throughout North America. He has won numerous awards for design and illustration. He lives with his wife, Patricia, in Toronto.
Loved it. I have read some of the earlier negative reviews about this sets there wrong tone for young children. Read morePublished 11 days ago by Snake
This is one of the best children's books!! I read it in my preschool class with lots of expression. The children ask for it over and over, even the boys!Published 1 month ago by Lynn
Thought it was good till I got to the page where Stephanie is calling her Teacher and classmates Brainless Copycats. This happens more than once.Published 1 month ago by Pamela L Buchanan
I read this book to my daughter when she was little now I have the pleasure of reading it to my granddaughter.Published 1 month ago by Misha