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Angela DiTerlizzi

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Angela DiTerlizzi is a mom, wife, and author.Prior to her career as an author, Angela worked for over 15 years as a make-up artist, most notably in the film, television, and music industry. Her credits include Saturday Night Live, MTV, VH1, E!, Conan O'Brien and the Today show.From making up faces to making up stories, Angela now creates beloved picture and board books inspired by her love of nature, animals, Little Golden Books, glitter, and most importantly her family.She and her husband, bestselling author/illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi, reside with their daughter, Sophia, and their dog, Mimi, in Amherst, Massachusetts.

Jo Rooks

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Jo was born in Wiltshire, UK and always knew she would follow a creative path through life. She studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Bath Spa University and won a highly commended MacMillian award for a children's book she had created. She continued to write and illustrate but after graduating she took her Graphic Design skills into the music industry by working for BMG and Sony Music. It wasn't until she had her own children that she began writing and illustrating again. She has two children's books which have been published by Magination Press. She loves to create lovable characters and write...