ERICA SILVERMAN is the author of the early reader books Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa, the first of which won a Theodor Seuss Geisel Award. Lana's World is her newest series for young readers. When the Chickens Went on Strike, Giant Pumpkin, Hanukkah Hop, and Don't Fidget a Feather are among her numerous picture books for youngsters. She resides in the city of Los Angeles, California. Visit www.ericasilverman.com for more information.