TAMSON WESTON is Editor at a New York publishing house. She is a published poet and "Hey Pancakes! is her first picture book. She lives with her husband in New York City where she is at work on other books for children. STEPHEN GAMMELL has illustrated many books for children, including "The Relatives Came by Cynthia Rylant, the Caldecott Medal winning "Song and Dance Man by Karen Ackerman and RIDE, which he also wrote. He lives in Minnesota.