Lisa Bruce is the author of "Fran's Flower" (Harper Collins). She is a former children's librarian and lives in England. Rosalind Beardshaw is the author and illustrator for "Grandma's Beach "and has illustrated "Fran's Flower "and "Who is it?." Fran's Flower was shortlisted for the Sheffield Book Prize 2000. "Grandma's Beach "has been shortlisted for the Sheffield Prize in 2002.