David Burnie studied zoology and botany at the University of Bristol in England, and has worked as a nature reserve ranger and biologist. He has written and contributed to many award-winning books and multimedia titles, and has acted as a consultant and scriptwriter for many natural history programmes. He is an avid birdwatcher, botanist and bughunter
Anthony Lewis has illustrated more than 250 children's books worldwide. His bright, imaginative style, paying great attention to detail, produces fun, accurate illustrations that children love.