About the Author
Phillis Gershator has written more than 20 books for children, including Listen, Listen! which was called a “jewel of a book” by Booklist. Some of her other popular titles include The Iroko-Man: A Yoruba Folktale; Rata-pata-scatafata: A Caribbean Story; Zoo Day Ole; A Counting Book; and When It Starts to Snow. A former children’s librarian, she is a recipient of the Anne Izard Storyteller’s Choice Award.Gershator currently lives in with her husband in the Virgin Islands.