About the Author
Judy and Dennis Fradin have collectively written over 150 books. This dynamic couple is well known for their carefully researched books recounting harrowing times in history. Their many awards include the 2004 SCBWI Golden Kite Honor
book award for The Power of One: Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine,
and the School Library Journal Best Book of the Year for 5,000 Miles to Freedom: Ellen and William Craft’s Flight from Slavery.
Their most recent National Geographic title was Earthquakes.