Kate Banks

KATE BANKS and BORIS KULIKOV's" Max's Words" was a Children's Book Sense Pick and a "School Library Journal" Best Book of the Year. Ms. Banks has written many other books for young readers, including "And If the Moon Could Talk," winner of the "Boston Globe"-"Horn Book" Award. She lives in the South of France. Mr. Kulikov has illustrated a number of books for children and lives in Brooklyn, New York.