John Michael is an English teacher by day, where he does his best to instil a love of literature into the heart of every student who wanders into his classroom - willingly or unwittingly! By night, he transforms into a writer - creating new worlds for young readers, full of unpredictable scenarios, zany humour and madcap imaginings. Dave Atze: professional fun-haver and Illustrator of all things cute and cuddly. Commonly found sketching up a storm with his trusty K9 by his side, Dave has worked in cartoons, comics, games, toys, advertising and children's books. Dave illustrates amazing books for kids that sell all over the world including Cat Spies Mouse, the Max Booth series, the Nursery Crimes series and books about a kangaroo from Uluru!