Amelia Hepworth lives in London with her family and a very elderly sausage dog called Katie. When she is not writing stories, she enjoys spending time with her little boy and daydreaming in her backyard. David Semple was born in the North East of England in the early 70's. After studying illustration he enjoyed a stint working in the TV & Film industry in London painting latex puppets & prosthetics! Since then a pencil has never been far from his grasp and he has designed and illustrated characters for an impressive range of clients across the globe including Penguin, Usborne and Scholastic to name but a few. He lives in York with his designer wife Kate, their three children and Olive the dog.