Caroline Stutson was born in New York City. She earned her BA in theater from the University of Denver and her degree in early childhood education from Metropolitan State College in Denver. A former kindergarten and reading teacher, Ms. Stutson now lives in Littleton, Colorado, where she works as a puppeteer and storyteller at the Highlands Ranch Library.
Jon Klassen is a Canadian-born author-illustrator. He has written and illustrated the acclaimed Hat series, including I Want My Hat Back
, This Is Not My Hat
, and We Found a Hat
. Highlights of his illustrated books are Cats' Night Out
by Caroline Stutson, Sam & Dave Dig A Hole
by Mac Barnett, The Dark
by Lemony Snicket, and The Wolf, The Duck & The Mouse
also by Mac Barnett. His books have won a Caldecott medal and two Caldecott honors and other international awards. He lives in Los Angeles, California, with his wife and son.