FRIEDA WISHINSKY has written many beloved andbestselling books for children. Her books have earned numerous accolades,including a nomination for the Governor GeneralÃ¢ÂÂs Award. She is the author ofWhere Are You, Bear.; You're Mean, Lily Jean; Each One Special; and What's theMatter with Albert. among others. Originally from New York, she now lives inToronto.ÃÂ
DEAN GRIFFITHS realised his love for drawing at theage of 12, halfway through reading a comic book. He has illustrated over adozen children's books, including The Patchwork House by Sally Fitz-Gibbon. Helives in Duncan, BC.