Susan Hayes, Author: Susan Hayes is an award-winning writer and publisher of children’s illustrated non-fiction books. Susan believes that all children have an innate curiosity and thirst for knowledge, if only it is stimulated and allowed to flourish. She is especially passionate about the environment and getting children engaged in the natural world. Susan hopes that The Extraordinary Book that Eats Itself will connect children to nature and empower them to take an active part in caring for their planet. Susan thrives on collaboration and enjoys working with many talented artists, designers, co-authors, and experts in their field. She lives in East Sussex in the UK with her partner Neil, children Sylvie, Sam and Fin.
Penny Arlon, Author: Penelope Arlon is an award-winning writer of non-fiction children's books. Her titles take young readers on incredible journeys - to the bottom of the sea, to the outer reaches of the Solar System, and back in time to the world of the dinosaurs and the lands of Ancient Egypt.
Pintachan, Illustrator: Big eyes, lots of smiles, bright colors, and plenty of fun—Spanish artist Pintachan creates lively and whimsical imagery that’s charming because it’s so simple. He's supplied illustrations for some of the biggest brands in the world, including Sky 1, The Telegraph, The Red Cross, and Scholastic.