Claire Freedman lives on the Essex coast. She has worked for the BBC, Harrods and for a repographic company, and now she writes full-time. Gail Yerrill lives in Bedford with her husband and two children. She has a BA (Hons) in two-dimensional design from the University of Hertfordshire. As well as illustrating children's books, she designs greetings cards and stationary. Gail loves spending time with her family, playing Articulate with friends, going to the theatre, walking in the countryside and travelling to new places.