Lynda Gene Rymond lives on Goblin Farm in Pennsylvania with her husband, the painter Charles Browning. Nicoletta lives and works in San Marino, Italy. Awarded with the Andersen prize, "baia delle favole" as best Italian illustrator of the year in 2001, Nicoletta has also received the silver medal from the Society of Illustrators of New York.
"Ceccoli incorporates...collage elements...into elaborately worked digital starscapes that have a convincingly 3-D look." Kirkus 10/01/07 Kirkus Reviews
"[T]he appealing illustrations are in a league of their own...sure to draw children into [this] out-of-this]world adventure." Booklist 10/15/07 Booklist, ALA