Marilyn Singer is the author of more than 85 children’s books, including many poetry collections. For her book Mirror, Mirror, Singer even created a new poetic form: the reverse. Her works have won numerous honors, including the Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award Honor and the Orbis Pictus Honor, and several Notable, Parents’ Choice, and Children’s Choice Awards. Ms. Singer’s lifelong fascination with the moon led her to explore moon customs, beliefs, and celebrations of different peoples and cultures. She and her husband live in Brooklyn, NY, and Connecticut.
Julia Cairns is a full-time fine artist and illustrator who has exhibited her work in numerous shows and galleries.