Principal author Pamela Little is a children's literature specialist and consultant based in Pittsburgh and New York City. She works with schools and community organizations to develop literature-based curricula that bring children and books together.
Lori Z. Ragsdale
Author Lori Z. Ragsdale is a children's librarian at the Carrollton Public Library in Carrollton, Texas. She holds a master's degree in youth librarianship from the University of North Texas. Before turning to librarianship, she taught elementary school for 14 years.
Editor Jan Gallagher is a freelance writer and editor with 15 years of experience in education and in publishing (sometimes simultaneously). She serves as director of communications of the Literacy Assistance Center in New York City. She holds a Ph.D. in English from Fordham University.