Cari Meister has written more than a hundred books for children, including the "Tiny" series (Penguin) and the "Meet the Monsters" series (Stone Arch Books). She has received many awards for her books. Most recently, "Airplane Adventure" (Stone Arch Books), was named to "Parents" magazine Best Books for 2010. Cari has been fascinated by the night sky ever since she can remember. Her love of space and stars led her to Space Camp when she was growing up. Today, Cari lives in the mountains of Colorado, with her husband, four boys, two horses and one dog.
With a wide range of clients, including Nickelodeon and Disney World, Bill McGuire has been a professional illustrator for more than fifteen years. After earning a degree in illustration from Furman University, he started out making vinyl signs and corporate logos. Today, he specializes in comic art, animation, and his favorite, character development.