Cara J. Stevens has a deep and abiding love for video games, science fiction, and writing. She began her career designing interactive games and stories based on books and is happy to come full circle, creating stories based on video games. She has written nine other books for kids, including Dragon School. When she's not writing or hanging out at the beach, she can be found playing pinball, WiiU, and classic Atari games. Cara lives in the Los Angeles area with her husband, two children, and a loud, fluffy dog named Oliver. Walker Melby is an avid gamer and illustrator who lives in Los Angeles.