Jim Arnosky is an award-winning author and artist of over 50 children's books. Each one is a reflection of the artist's passion for animals and the settings in which they reside. Arnosky has received the Washington Post-Children's Book Guild Award for his overall contribution to nonfiction for children, as well as the Eva L. For exceptional children's science books, the Gordon Prize is given. He and his wife Deanna live in South Ryegate, Vermont. On the internet, you may find him at www.jimarnosky.com.