Katharine Crawford Robey is the author of four children’s picture books: Tor and Raven Are Friends; The Sleeping Bear Wakes Up; Where’s the Party?; and Hare and the Big Green Lawn. Katharine is also the author of a short story collection: Cardinal Coat and Other Stories.
Katharine has written three stage plays. She’s presented her stories at conferences and readings. She has been a writing instructor for adults in Atlanta, GA. In the summer, Katharine directs and instructs a Young Writers’ Workshop in Empire, MI.
Katharine holds a BA and JD and practiced law for ten years before retiring to write and raise her two children. She lives in Atlanta, GA and Empire, MI. Katharine loves to go birding, hiking, and swimming. She’s married with young grandchildren and a red standard poodle named Willa Cather Robey.
JULIE COPIZ received an MA in Children’s Book Illustration from the Cambridge School of Art in England. She has done a variety of freelance art projects, but this is her first book. Julie grew up outside of Washington D.C., but recently moved to the Traverse City, Michigan area. She is happy to call this land of wild wonders her new home.