"Manages to deliver a substantial amount of information...making this account easily one of the most enjoyably educational ones kids will encounter this season." --Kirkus
About the Author
Kathryn Lasky has written many fiction and nonfiction books for children, including the Newbery Honor book Sugaring Time. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
John Manders has illustrated more than 30 books, including Peter Spit a Seed at Sue (Viking). In 2006, the Pennsylvania School Librarian's Association named him an "Outstanding Illustrator/Author." He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.