Gail Gibbons "has taught more preschoolers and early readers about the world than any other children's writer-illustrator," according to the Washington Post. Winner of the 2010 Regina Award, she has written and illustrated more than fifty books for Holiday House. She lives in Corinth, Vermont.
"(Gibbons) has chosen facts that will engage her readers, organized the information logically, and presented it in straightforward exposition." "A colorful introduction to a pair of reptiles."