Allen Morgan was born in New York City and grew up in Yonkers. He first became interested in picture books while teaching kindergarten. Among his many children's titles are the "Matthew's Midnight Adventure" series and "Nicole's Boat."
John Beder has created art for movies, animation, greeting cards - including a line of polar bears for the RCMP - and now children's books. He is the illustrator of "Mama Loves to Mambo," "Mole and Shrew the Whole Year Through," and "Grizzly Pete and the Ghosts."