Andrew Larsen is the author of The Imaginary Garden and Bella and the Bunny. He is a stay-at-home father who finds time to write between laundry and lunch. He lives in Toronto, Canada.Mike Lowery loves to draw stuff. Art was his favorite activity in kindergarten, and he has grown up to create illustrations for everything from children's books, magazines and greeting cards to T-shirts and wallpaper. His work can also be seen in galleries around the world. Mike lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is a Professor of Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta.
A Squiggly Story is a charming little book that may help first-time storytellers keep trying to write stories, even if they lack the ability to draw proper letterforms, let alone put a complete sentence together.--New York Times A positive tale of how a story can emerge organically from an inkling of an idea to an imaginative literary excursion ...--Kirkus Reviews - starred review A solid read-aloud for most any children's collection, but especially where writing is emphasized at an early age.--School Library Journal This fun and playful celebration of the squiggly line will inspire kids to flex their own creative writing muscles.--Quill & Quire This playful multilayered story about sparking the mind is loaded with opportunities for readers to consider different kinds of storytelling.--Booklist ... Larsen's text and Lowery's illustrations ... beautifully reveal the breadth and depth of meaning that even a few squiggles and swirls can have in a child's imagination.--Canadian Children's Book News