Lacy Finn Borgo comes from a west Texas family of storytellers. She has been a teacher in Texas, New York, and Colorado as well as Kazkhstan. She currently lives in rural Colorado.
Nancy Cote is the author and illustrator of Palm Trees and Flip-Flops, an American Bookseller's "Pick of the Lists." She is also the illustrator of Mrs. Fickle's Pickles by Lori Ries. Ms. Cote lives in Somerset, Massachusetts.