FRAN MANUSHKIN is the author of over twenty-five books for children, including Baby, Come Out!, Little Sleepyhead, and Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story. She is a co-chair of the Children's Book Committee of PEN American Center and she lives in New York City.PASCAL LEMAITRE has illustrated several books for children, including The Book of Mean People and Who's Got Game? both by Toni Morrison; Baby Goose by Kate McMullen;and Do Not Open This Book! by Michaela Muntean. He divides his time between Bruxelles, Belgium and Brooklyn, New York.