TRISH MARX has written several books for children, specializing in nonfiction, especially contemporary events and environmental issues, interests that stem from her background in teaching and journalism. Marx lives in New York City.
CINDY KARP has had a distinguished career as a photojournalist. She worked for a decade in Latin America as a photographer for Time magazine, and has traveled the world covering wars, political figures, and breaking news stories. Now based in Florida, she teaches advanced photography workshops and often speaks in schools about her career. Karp lives in Miami.