Gita Wolf has written more than seventeen books for children and adults. A highly original and creative voice in contemporary Indian publishing, she has pursued her interest in exploring and experimenting with the form of the book and its status as a revered cultural object. Many of her children's books have won major international awards. Pulak Biswas is one of the pre-eminent children's book illustrators in India and has won, among other awards, the prestigious Biennale of Illustrations, Bratislava. Also a successful painter, he considers children's book illustration his dream vocation.