About the Author
PHILLIS GERSHATOR has written numerous books for children. One of Phillis's most recent books, Listen, Listen!
was called a "jewel of a book" by Booklist.
Some of her other popular titles include The Iroko-Man: A Yoruba Folktale; Rata-pata-scatafata: A Caribbean Story; Zoo Day Ole; A Counting Book;
and When It Starts to Snow.
Phillis currently lives in with her husband in the Virgin Islands.
GISELLE POTTER's folksy and distinctive illustrations have graced many children's books, among them, The Boy Who Loved Words
by Roni Schotter; Wynken, Blynken, and Nod
by Eugene Field; and Sugar Would Not Eat It
by Emily Jenkins. Giselle lives in the Hudson Valley with her husband and two daughters.