Kathleen Krull is a prominent biographer for young people. Her "Wilma Unlimited" was named an ALA Notable Book; her "Lives of the Musicians" was a "Boston Globe"/"Horn Book" Honor Award winner; and her other nonfiction has won countless other awards.
Kathleen also wrote "A Woman for President: The Story of Victoria Woodhull" for Walker & Company. She and her husband, illustrator Paul Brewer, live in San Diego, California.
Eric Velasquez won the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award for his illustrations in "The Piano Man," Of his illustrations in "Cha