Cynthia Rylant has written more than 100 books, including Dog
Heaven, Cat Heaven, and the Newbery Medal-winning novel
Missing May. She lives with her pets in Oregon.
Mark Teague is the internationally bestselling illustrator (and author) of more than 50 books for children. His numerous awards and honors include the Book Sense Book of the Year Award and the Christopher Medal. He has illustrated 12 full-size books and 11 board books in the widely successful How Do Dinosaurs...? series. He is the author of the popular Dear Mrs. LaRue, Firehouse!, and Jack and the Beanstalk and the French Fries. He lives in New York State.
Praise for the Poppleton series: * Roundly appealing. -- Publishers Weekly, starred review* This sincere... pig will make beginning readers giggle. -- School Library Journal, starred reviewA perfect choice for beginning readers. -- Booklist