Andrea Skevington studied English at Cambridge University and now lives in Suffolk with her husband and two children. She tells stories to her own children and to others, through voluntary work in schools and as a Sunday School leader. The Little Fir Tree was her first children's book, and her The Lion Classic Bible won the Ultimate Christian Library Book Award 2012. She has been Highly Commended in the Crabbe Memorial Poetry Award. Lorna Hussey lives in Shropshire with her husband, three children, pet dog and horse. She has been illustrating children's books for over ten years.