About the Author
MARIBETH BOELTS is the author of over twenty books for children, including the Step into Reading titles Dogerella and Sleeping Bootsie. She lives in Iowa with her husband, their three children, and several pets. You can visit her online at MaribethBoelts.com.
HOLLIE HIBBERT was born to be an artist. When she was growing up in Idaho, crayons, colored pencils, and markers were her most loyal companions. When she is not illustrating, Hollie loves to sing loudly in the car, play the piano, and go country dancing. She has a big soft spot for hound dogs, otters, and especially bears.