About the Author
Lois Lenski was the author and illustrator of more than 90 books for children. She illustrated the popular Betsy-Tacy stories by Maud Hart Lovelace. She is counted among the most influential writers/artists of the 20th century and is loved by librarians and bibliophiles. She was awarded the Newbery Medal for Strawberry Girl and the Newbery Honor for Indian Captive.