Mike Artellis an award-winning children’s book author, illustrator, and television cartoonist. His bookPetite Rouge: A Cajun Red Riding Hoodwon the 2004 Louisiana Young Reader's Choice Award and has been adapted for stage. Each year, Mike speaks to thousands of kids at schools and addresses major business, educational, healthcare, and association conferences where he shares a simple message: a sense of humor is vital to happiness and success. He lives in Covington, Louisiana. You can visit his website at mikeartell.com.Bill Ledgerstudied Technical illustration and has been a freelance designer since graduating. He won a British animation award forThose Scurvy Rascalsfor Nickelodeon for his character designs. He lives and works at home south of London with his wife and two children. Visit him on the web at www.billledger.com.