Juliette MacIver is a picture-book wrtier and mother of four, who
lives in Wellington, New Zealand. Her popular books are regularly
shortlisted for awards.
Sarah Davis has illustrated more than 30 books. She has won and been shortlisted for numerous awards in Australia and New Zealand, including the 2009 Children's Book Council of Australia's Crichton Award for Best New Illustrator for her first picture book.
Karena Kelly is a pukenga in the reo Maori programme at Victoria University of Wellington. She is a licensed translator, has a PhD specialising in Maori linguistics, and is a graduate of Te Panekiretanga o Te Reo Ma-ori. She translated Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's Room on the Broom: He Wahi i te Puruma, and for Gecko Press, Poo Bum, by Stephanie Blake (Paraweta), and Who's Driving? by Leo Timmers (Ma Wai e Hautu?).