About the Author
Rebecca C. Jones is the author of sixteen books for children. She's written for newspapers, magazines, textbooks, and even TV stations. Most of her books have been fiction, based on things that happened to her or to someone she knows. But her most recent booksand all of her newspaper and magazine articleshave been nonfiction, about things that really did happen. She especially likes learning and writing about real people who did interesting things a long time ago.