Brenda Z Guiberson

Brenda Z. Guiberson has written several books for children, including "Cactus Hotel" and "Spoonbill Swamp," both illustrated by Megan Lloyd, and "Into the Sea," illustrated by Alix Berenzy. Ms. Guiberson lives in Seattle, Washington, just across the sound from Olympic National Park, the home to many of Teddy Roosevelt's elk. Patrick O'Brien is the illustrator of "A Wasp Is Not a Bee" by Marilyn Singer. Mr. O'Brien makes his home in Baltimore, Maryland.