MARIAN POTTER (1915-1996) wrote several picture books in the 1950s, including the Little Golden Book The Little Red Caboose. KRISTEN L. DEPKEN (adapter) works as an editor in children's publishing, and is a prolific author of books for children. SUE DiCICCO is a prolific children's book illustrator as well as a sculptor. Born in Southern California, she attended CalArts, then worked for Disney and other studios as an animator before opening her own studio. She recently illustrated Random House's Step into Reading titles The Poky Little Puppy, The Shy Little Kitten, The Saggy Baggy Elphant, and Tawny Scrawny Lion.