About the Author
Kelly Goldman Bennett writes fiction and nonfiction books for children. Her other books include Not Norman, A Goldfish Story, Dad and Pop, and Dance, Y’all, Dance. Honors for her published works include: Oklahoma Book Award Finalist for Spider Spins a Story; Texas Institute of Letters Best Children’s Book of 2005 for Not Norman, A Goldfish Story. Not Norman also received a Children’s Choice Award and an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Medal Award.
Terri Murphy studied at the American Academy of Art in Chicago and worked as a graphic designer before beginning children’s illustration. She is the illustrator of Dance, Y’all, Dance, and many other books and projects. Chosen as the illustrator for the 2013 iRead adult summer reading program for the Illinois Library Association, she also serves as the representative in Illinois for the SCBWI Illustrators Network and creates illustrations for an ever-growing list of clients. See more of Terri’s creativity at terrimurphyart.com.