Beth Ferry is the author of numerous books for young readers, including Stick and Stone, Land Shark, Ten Rules of the Birthday Wish and The Scarecrow. She is inspired by two main things: word play and the sea. Luckily, Beth is an avid reader who lives close to the beach so inspiration is never far away. In addition to picture books, Beth has begun writing graphic novels. Her first graphic novel for young readers, Fox and Rabbit, was published in April 2020. Learn more at www.bethferry.com.
<p><b>Lisa Mundorff</b> grew up in the Pacific Northwest, in a neighborhood and town that look an awful lot like those inhabited by the prairie dogs in <i>Welcome Home</i>. She feels lucky to have been raised by such a supportive community and is extra grateful for her family, who have given her a home in every sense of the word. <br><i></i><br><i>Welcome Home</i> is her picture book debut as an author-illustrator. She also created illustrations for<i> A Small Blue Whale</i>, written by Beth Ferry.</p>